Category: Humanitarian

Persecuted, Abused, Displaced: The Christian Women Who Somehow Still Stand Strong

Persecuted, Abused, Displaced: The Christian Women Who Somehow Still Stand Strong Kristen Lundquist, the programme director for The Center for Women, Faith & Leadership at the Institute for Global Engagement, writes on this current traumatic issue on the persecuted, abused, and displaced Christian women who somehow still stand strong. “For

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World Bank: Women’s Prospects Limited By Law In 155 countries

World Bank: Women’s Prospects Limited By Law In 155 countries Two decades after 189 countries adopted the Beijing Declaration on gender equality, women’s economic opportunities and working rights are still widely subject to restrictive legislation in our world. Violence against women, specifically domestic violence, has shown some improvement in terms

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China Sees Red

China Sees Red Non-violent protests have taken hold of the Christian communities (Catholics and Protestants) in Zhejiang arising out of the destruction of crosses and some churches by communist party officials. Believers tolerated this wanton destruction for two years before this peaceful non-violent disobedience was initiated. Read Article Here: http://www.christianitytoday.com/gleanings/2015/august/china-sees-red-christian-protest-hundreds-crosses-wenzhou.html

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Persecution Of Christians

Persecution Of Christians This long-read article summarized the scale of attacks on Christians in the Middle East, sub-Saharan Africa, Asia and Latin America. It has alarmed organisations that monitor religious persecution, with most reporting a significant deterioration in recent years. Read Article Here: http://www.theguardian.com/world/2015/jul/27/dying-for-christianity-millions-at-risk-amid-rise-in-persecution-across-the-globe Pray For The Persecuted Church Here:

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9 Things You Should Know About Boko Haram

9 Things You Should Know About Boko Haram This movement in Muslim-majority northern-eastern Nigeria has devastated the region and turned it into a war zone. To assist us in prayer, this article informs us on a few of their more salient background issues. Read Article Here: http://www.thegospelcoalition.org./article/9-things-you-should-know-about-boko-haram

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The Religious Cleansing of Middle East Christians

The Religious Cleansing of Middle East Christians The fate of struggling Christians in Muslim-majority countries in the Islamic heartland has shifted from persecution to an existential struggle. Anti-Christian violence in 2014 saw a transformation from under-told news coverage, to routine reports of radical Islamists seeking to obliterate Christianity’s presence. Persecution

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