Pastor in India Perseveres Amid Persecution by Hindu Extremists

Pastor in India Perseveres Amid Persecution by Hindu Extremists

HYDERABAD, India (Morning Star News) – A band of Hindu extremists who had snuck into a house-church service beat a pastor with steel rods and sticks, one of them yelling that they would stop if he shouted, “Hail, Lord Ram (Jai Sri Ram)!” “I remained mum,” pastor Harjot Singh Sethi, 26, told Morning Star News. “I did […]

One in Five Germans Wish to See More Christians in Politics

One in Five Germans Wish to See More Christians in Politics

(Evangelical Focus) — About 20% of Germans would wish to have more political representatives who have a Christian faith. According to a survey published by the German news agency Idea ahead of the general election in September, another 49% of Germans disagree and express no interest in the increase of Christian political representatives. The survey asked 2,034 […]

Boko Haram Has Used 83 Children as Human Bombs So Far This Year

Boko Haram Has Used 83 Children as Human Bombs So Far This Year

(PBS NewsHour) — The radical militant group Boko Haram has already used four times as many child suicide bombers in northeast Nigeria this year than it did in 2016, the United Nations Children’s Fund reported Tuesday. Eighty-three children have been used as “human bombs” since the start of 2017. Fifty-five were girls, and 27 were boys, UNICEF […]

Jordanian Believers Providing Safe Haven for Refugees

Jordanian Believers Providing Safe Haven for Refugees

Jordan (Mission Network News) — With neighbors like Syria and Iraq, you wouldn’t expect Jordan to stay stable, let alone represent a safe haven for fleeing refugees. Yet according to Rama Haddadin, Project Coordinator at the Jordanian Bible Society, Jordanian believers are making sure they can provide exactly that. “When they first came to Jordan, […]

Woman Who Had Abortion Says She Wasn’t Prepared for the ‘Ungodly Mental Anguish’

Woman Who Had Abortion Says She Wasn’t Prepared for the ‘Ungodly Mental Anguish’

(Daily Caller) — Women’s Health published a feature story recently about a woman who claimed she wasn’t prepared for the “ungodly mental anguish” she experienced after undergoing an abortion. Kassi Underwood, author of “May Cause Love: An Unexpected Journey of Enlightenment,” wrote that she had dreamed about a joyful first pregnancy, but instead found herself paying […]

Occult-Related Crime Unit Investigating After Hundreds in African Town Confess to Cannibalism

Occult-Related Crime Unit Investigating After Hundreds in African Town Confess to Cannibalism

(Yahoo News UK) — Hundreds of people in a South African town have admitted eating human flesh. The shocking revelation came to light at a community meeting following the arrests of four men in the area for killing a woman and eating her body. Nino Mbatha, Sthembiso Sithole, Lindokuhle Masondo and Lungisani Magubane were charged […]