Mother of Miracle Boy Born With Two Percent of Brain Combats Killing of Unborn Disabled Children

Mother of Miracle Boy Born With Two Percent of Brain Combats Killing of Unborn Disabled Children

LONDON —The mother of a miracle child who was born with just two percent of his brain, and has since stunned doctors as his brain matter has grown and progressed to being nearly fully functional, is seeking to change the UK’s current law allowing mothers to abort unborn children with disabilities up to birth. “I feel […]

Meeting of Christian Leaders Raided in China

Meeting of Christian Leaders Raided in China

DALIAN, Liaoning (China Aid) — Authorities in China’s northeastern Liaoning province conducted a massive raid against a gathering of house church pastors on April 26. Pastors in attendance said that there were more than 40 pastors from house churches across China at the “Unity in Christianity” event hosted by Pastor Guo Pingxi from Kunming, Yunnan. During […]

US Religious Freedom Commission’s Annual Report Finds Persecution, ‘Land-Grabbing’ in Bangladesh

US Religious Freedom Commission’s Annual Report Finds Persecution, ‘Land-Grabbing’ in Bangladesh

Bangladesh (Mission Network News) — The United States Commission on International Religious Freedom released their 2017 annual report last week. The report described religious freedom violations in 37 countries, and made recommendations for the U.S. government to address them. Bangladesh, a 90 percent Muslim-majority nation, was included in the report. Since the nation’s general elections […]

Virginia Pastor Summoned by Chinese Police in Guangdong

Virginia Pastor Summoned by Chinese Police in Guangdong

GUANGZHOU, Guangdong (China Aid) — A pastor hailing from Virginia was summoned by police in China’s southern Guangdong province today for leading a Bible seminar. Paul Wang, a Chinese pastor who lives in Virginia and presides over a church there, was conducting a seminar entitled “Reformation and Life Change” while visiting China when a group […]

UK Student Expelled Over Facebook Post Citing Biblical Law on Homosexuality Granted Judicial Review

UK Student Expelled Over Facebook Post Citing Biblical Law on Homosexuality Granted Judicial Review

SOUTH YORKSHIRE, U.K. — A student at a prominent university in the United Kingdom who was expelled over a post on his personal Facebook page that outlined the biblical stance on homosexuality has been granted the right to challenge his expulsion in court. Deputy High Court Judge James Lewis opined on Wednesday that Felix Ngole’s expulsion from […]

ISIS Fighters in Iraq Killed by Wild Boars Before They Can Ambush Locals

ISIS Fighters in Iraq Killed by Wild Boars Before They Can Ambush Locals

(Newsweek) — Three militants loyal to the Islamic State group (ISIS) have been killed by wild boars as they planned to ambush Iraqi tribesmen opposed to the group, according to a local anti-ISIS leader. At least eight ISIS fighters had reportedly taken cover among dense reeds in Iraq’s al-Rashad region, about 55 miles southwest of […]

UK Liberal Democrat Leader Who Professes Christianity Claims ‘Gay Sex’ Is Not a Sin

UK Liberal Democrat Leader Who Professes Christianity Claims ‘Gay Sex’ Is Not a Sin

(The Guardian) — The Liberal Democrat leader, Tim Farron, has confirmed that he does not believe gay sex to be a sin, saying that while he had no wish to “pontificate on theological matters,” he also did not want people to misunderstand his religious beliefs. Farron, who professes to be an evangelical Christian, has faced […]

UK Teacher’s Union Calls for Homosexual, Transgender Education in Nursery School

UK Teacher’s Union Calls for Homosexual, Transgender Education in Nursery School

(Christian Concern) — The National Union of Teachers (NUT) has passed a motion calling on its members to teach nursery children about same-sex relationships and transsexualism. The motion was passed by delegates at the NUT’s annual conference in Cardiff, which took place earlier this month. Christian Concern’s Chief Executive Andrea Williams warned that this would […]