Man in Peru Comes to Christ, Sees Family Restored After Visited by Missionary While Sick With COVID

Man in Peru Comes to Christ, Sees Family Restored After Visited by Missionary While Sick With COVID

(Christian Aid Mission) — By the time Rodrigo* was admitted to the hospital with COVID-19, his wife had already abandoned him and their children. The 54-year-old waste collector in northern Peru and his children had long fought with his wife over matters both weighty and petty, but he never thought she would leave. With her […]

South Korea Bans Balloon Launches Into North Korea, Affecting Gospel Work

South Korea Bans Balloon Launches Into North Korea, Affecting Gospel Work

South Korea (Mission Network News) — The government of South Korea has officially banned the practice of launching balloons into North Korea. The resolution passed only after opposing politicians tried to stop the process with a filibuster. It’s the first law of its kind; South Korean activists often take advantage of favorable winds to get […]

One-Third of Humanity Does Not Have Access to the Gospel

One-Third of Humanity Does Not Have Access to the Gospel

International (Mission Network News) — For Christians in developed nations, it’s hard to imagine life without Gospel access. Believers have Scripture literally at their fingertips thanks to smartphone apps and widespread WiFi access. There are more than 400 versions of the Bible available in English. At the same time, millions of people are utterly unaware […]

‘Campaign of Harassment’: Street Preachers Challenge UK Police Over Arrests While Publicly Proclaiming Gospel

‘Campaign of Harassment’: Street Preachers Challenge UK Police Over Arrests While Publicly Proclaiming Gospel

BRISTOL, UK — Four street preachers, two from America and two from the United Kingdom, are having their case heard in court today as they challenge what they call a “sustained campaign of harassment” by the U.K. police as they have faced criminal charges and were jailed — and some were prosecuted, in light of […]

Pakistani Muslim Couple Spiritually Changed Through Street Encounter

Pakistani Muslim Couple Spiritually Changed Through Street Encounter

Pakistan (Mission Network News) — A recent street encounter radically changed the lives of a truck driver and his wife in Pakistan. And now they are powerful witnesses for the Gospel. FMI-supported Christian leaders recently distributed 500 Bibles to Muslims in Pakistan’s bazaars and streets. Nehemiah* with FMI says they gave one Bible to a […]

Evangelicals Analyze the Missional Consciousness of Spanish Churches

Evangelicals Analyze the Missional Consciousness of Spanish Churches

(Evangelical Focus) — The Lausanne movement in Spain has just published the report “The Missionality of the Evangelical Churches in Spain,” authored by five members of its steering committee: Ron Anderson, Eliseo Casal, Jaume Llenas, Jim Memory and Francisco Mira. Memory pointed out that the national Lausanne network “has taken on the purpose of promoting […]

Christian Leader Awaits Charges for Sending Bible Balloons to North Korea

Christian Leader Awaits Charges for Sending Bible Balloons to North Korea

South Korea (Mission Network News) — A believer awaits charges for launching Bible balloons from South Korea into North Korea. Last week, South Korean police recommended that prosecutors charge Eric Foley with Voice of the Martyrs Korea on three counts. “One of them is related to the violation of an inter-Korean exchange law. [This] is […]

South Sudan Economy Falters, but Believers Help Meet Both Physical and Spiritual Needs

South Sudan Economy Falters, but Believers Help Meet Both Physical and Spiritual Needs

South Sudan (Mission Network News) — The COVID-19 pandemic and falling oil prices hit the world’s newest nation hard. South Sudan just took its first loan from the International Monetary Fund. … Circumstances might be increasingly difficult, but they won’t stop Gospel work. With World Concern’s help, local believers take practical gifts and the hope […]

Bibles and Christian Books Sent Into Muslim Country of Albania

Bibles and Christian Books Sent Into Muslim Country of Albania

Albania (Mission Network News) — A container of Bibles and used books arrived in Albania, providing Christians with access to the Word of God and other faith-based books and resources. Mission Cry partners with a ministry in Amsterdam who approached them about sending resources to Albania, and Jason Woolford says they jumped at the chance. […]