Doors Opening for Distribution of Gospel Booklets in Muslim Countries

Doors Opening for Distribution of Gospel Booklets in Muslim Countries

(Mission Network News) — Doors of opportunity are opening for World Missionary Press (WMP) to send Scripture booklets into Muslim-majority areas. In the past, it hasn’t been safe to send booklets to contacts for distribution among the people. However, contacts in Kazakhstan, Northern Nigeria, Senegal, and other areas are now giving WMP the green light […]

Chinese Authorities Ban Major House Church in Beijing

Chinese Authorities Ban Major House Church in Beijing

(International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has learned that on Saturday, March 23, at around 1:50 p.m., more than 20 police officers and other Chinese government officials raided a Bible school class at Beijing’s Shouwang Church. The authorities demanded the church to cease its activities immediately and read out an official document formally […]

UK Mother Takes Legal Action Against Primary School for Not Allowing Son to Opt Out of ‘Gay Pride’ Event

UK Mother Takes Legal Action Against Primary School for Not Allowing Son to Opt Out of ‘Gay Pride’ Event

LONDON — A mother in the United Kingdom has taken formal legal action against her son’s former elementary school after he was not permitted to opt out of an event in celebration of Pride Month last June. According to reports, Heavers Farm Primary School in London held an event on June 29 called “Proud to Be […]

‘Hate Crime’ Law Restricts Speech, Puts Police Under Pressure, Says UK Telegraph

‘Hate Crime’ Law Restricts Speech, Puts Police Under Pressure, Says UK Telegraph

(The Christian Institute) — A national newspaper has said police time and resources are being wasted by making officers in England and Wales “arbiters of acceptable opinion.” The Telegraph criticized the police for “the continued harassment of people, often Christians, for making perfectly lawful statements that are decreed ‘hate crimes.’” In October, the U.K. government […]

At Least Three UK Children Taken Last Year Because of Parents’ Objections to ‘Gender Transitioning’

At Least Three UK Children Taken Last Year Because of Parents’ Objections to ‘Gender Transitioning’

(The Sun) — At least three children were taken into care last year because their mothers and fathers objected to them changing gender. The cases raise fears that parents are powerless to act if they think their child is making a wrong decision. Social workers at one council, Hillingdon in west London, say they placed […]

Boko Haram Militants Terrify Residents in Attacks in Northeast Nigeria

Boko Haram Militants Terrify Residents in Attacks in Northeast Nigeria

JOS, Nigeria (Morning Star News) – After burning a church building in northeastern Nigeria’s Borno state on March 14, Boko Haram terrorists attacked a Christian-majority town in neighboring Adamawa State Monday evening. Area residents said Muslim extremists of the Boko Haram insurgency invaded Michika, a town they had seized in September 2014 and held until Nigerian troops […]

Baptist Convention of Mozambique Coordinating Aid in Aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Idai

Baptist Convention of Mozambique Coordinating Aid in Aftermath of Tropical Cyclone Idai

(Evangelical Focus) — The tropical cyclone Idai has destroyed the coast of the central region of Mozambique. Winds of 177 km/h have knocked down houses and other buildings, cut off roads and damaged the infrastructures that supply electricity and water. Although the authorities initially spoke of around 200 deaths, President Filipe Nyusi has said the […]

Ministry Says There Is ‘Great Hunger’ for Audio Bibles in Mozambique

Ministry Says There Is ‘Great Hunger’ for Audio Bibles in Mozambique

(Mission Network News) — A year ago, Mozambique, one of the poorest countries in the world, was faced with an ongoing drought that left the nation seriously short on water. However, Cyclone Idai deluged the country last week, and while it sounds like a respite, going from drought-parched land to flooded land basically overnight is actually one […]