World Mission Brings Burma Unique Way to Hear the Gospel

Burma (MNN) — Persecution, cultural and religious, is widespread throughout Burma. Much attention is directed toward the Rohingya ethnic group fleeing Burma after facing years of persecution. But they aren’t the only ones facing injustice. In some Burmese villages, churches are burned and crosses destroyed. Open Doors USA ranks Burma as #25 on its 2015 […]

Preacher Falsely Jailed After Lesbian Accused Him of ‘Homophobia’ Reaches Settlement With Police

ESSEX, England — A street preacher in England who spent 11 hours behind bars when a lesbian falsely accused him of preaching against homosexuality has reached a settlement with police surrounding his unlawful arrest and imprisonment. As previously reported, the incident occurred in September 2013 while evangelist Rob Hughes was preaching on the streets of […]

Church Regains Right to Serve Housing Project After Initially Booted for Being ‘Religious’

Church Regains Right to Serve Housing Project After Initially Booted for Being ‘Religious’

MEADVILLE, Pa. — A church in Pennsylvania has regained the right to serve and minister at a local government-run housing project after initially being booted simply because the entity was considered to be “religious.” Rachael Groll, the Children’s Ministry Director at Living Waters Church in Meadville, began reaching out to families at the Gill Village […]

DVD Series Documents Homeschooling Family’s Creation Evangelism in Remote Jungle

DVD Series Documents Homeschooling Family’s Creation Evangelism in Remote Jungle

The Christian apologetics ministry Answers in Genesis has released a new video series based on the real-life experiences of a homeschooling missionary family sharing the gospel and biblical creation with an isolated people group in the jungles of Southeast Asia. In 2003, Mike and Libby Wild moved to a large Indonesian island to share the gospel […]

‘I Met Messiah’: New Website Shares Video Testimonies of Jews Who Received Jesus

‘I Met Messiah’: New Website Shares Video Testimonies of Jews Who Received Jesus

NETANYA, Israel — A new website has been launched that shares the video testimonials of Jews in professional business who have all received Jesus as the Messiah. Launched by Eitan Bar, a Messianic Jew himself, IMetMessiah.com is an evangelistic effort to speak to Jews curious about Jesus. “As Jewish people, most of us grow up without […]

‘Hope for Iowa’: Iowa Churches to Distribute Bibles to Every Home in City

‘Hope for Iowa’: Iowa Churches to Distribute Bibles to Every Home in City

MARSHALLTOWN, Iowa — Nearly twenty Iowa churches will work together this weekend to distribute Bibles to every home in their city—an effort that they say may be the first of its kind. First Baptist Church (FBC) of Marshalltown has announced that it, along with 17 other churches, will place 12,000 Bibles in 12,000 homes on Saturday, […]

Preacher Fined for ‘Emotional Harm’ Caused by Quoting Levitical Law Against Homosexuality

Preacher Fined for ‘Emotional Harm’ Caused by Quoting Levitical Law Against Homosexuality

TAUNTON, UK — A street preacher in the UK who was charged with making “homophobic” remarks has been declared guilty of breaking English law and must pay a fine for his speech, including to a man to whom he quoted Scripture from the book of Leviticus. As previously reported, Mike Overd, a street preacher for five […]

‘If I Hear One Homophobic Word, I Will Arrest You:’ Street Preacher on Trial for Biblical Preaching

‘If I Hear One Homophobic Word, I Will Arrest You:’ Street Preacher on Trial for Biblical Preaching

TAUNTON, UK — A street preacher in the UK who is charged with making “homophobic” and “Islamophobic” remarks has just completed a two-day trial and awaits a verdict on whether or not biblical speech about the issues is considered a crime in the country. Mike Overd, a street preacher for five years, is accused of speaking […]

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