May 20, 2020, Christians from Egypt full of despair, show up discouraged due to their church being demolished. From the bottom of their heart, they are in need of prayer. China has replaced its promise of "one country, two systems" with "one country, one system" in Hong Kong. With the North Korean government still not confirming a coronavirus outbreak and insisting that there has not been a single confirmed case, no foreigners are allowed in and no North Korean citizens ar… United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has notified the US Congress on Wednesday that the Trump administration no longer regards that Hong Kong enjoys the autonomy promised by Beijing. Christian Today recently introduced the story of a woman who miraculously survived from deadly coronavirus after a near-death experience in ICU. She testified it was by the power of God and prayers fr…
At least 450,000 Christians are followers of Jesus Christ in Iran, according to Open Doors USA, while other estimates say the figure could be even higher at about one million. The American college student, Otto Frederick Warmbier, who is detained in North Korea since January 2 appeared in a state-sponsored news conference, confessing to severe crime of trying to steal a political banner from hotel. At least 38 people were killed by a suicide bombing on Monday at a funeral northeast of the Iraqi capital, security officials said. The Italian Senate passed a bill to legalize same-sex civil unions, but did not allow the couples to adopt ‘stepchild’ as surrogacy is illegal in the country. A Chinese pastor who was involved in protesting against removing cross atop his church has been sentenced 14 years in prison, on charges of corruption, swindling, and gathering people to disturb social order, according to media reports.
Financial Fraud Lawsuit Against Gospel for Asia Causes National Religious Broadcasters to Cut Ties with GFA
A financial affair led the National Religious Broadcasters (NRB), an international association of Christian broadcasting networks, to cut ties with Gospel for Asia (GFA), a missionary organization that aims to spread the gospel throughout Asia. In the beginning of February, a lawsuit claiming the mi… A Pentecostal church affiliates in India protested against “steadily increasing attacks on Christians,” and asked the government to intervene and shield them from violence. Instances of arbitrary detainments of Christians and campaigns against churches and crosses in China continues to be reported in international media. Islamic State freed on Monday 43 Assyrian Christians abducted in northern Syria a year ago.
Wife of Pastor Hyeon Soo Lim Shares Thoughts and Emotions Regarding His Detainment for the First Time Through Letter
For the first time since Korean Canadian Rev. Hyeon Soo Lim has been detained in North Korea, his wife, Geum Young Lim, has shared her emotions and thoughts regarding the situation through a letter. In the letter, which is addressed to Light Presbyterian Church where Rev. Lim used to serve as the se…