For the Name of Christ

Surrounded by murderers, rapists, and thieves. Separated from family. Living in cramped cells. Ailing health. Pastors Samuel, Roshan and Ugyen were in prison—for the sake of Christ. Pastors Ugyen, Roshan and Samuel all have something deeply in common: They suffered in prison for the name of Christ. We may not be able to share the same kind of stories as them, but we can take a few moments … [Read more...]

Your Special Blogging Assignment—Pray for the Persecuted Church

In the United States, many people identify themselves as Christians and rarely are people persecuted for their faith. What if you lived somewhere it wasn’t normal to be a Christian, but it was actually a cause of rejection and persecution? Would you be able to stand strong as a Christian? This month, your special blogging assignment is the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted … [Read more...]

More Than 20 Million…

It’s back to school season for many kids around the world, including some of our own! Children truly are precious gifts from the Lord, but they’re not always seen that way. As I began researching this month’s blogging topic, my heart broke for these children around the world—the street children. How many street children are there in the world today? No one really knows how many street children … [Read more...]

#ShareAPrayer – Nepal Constitution

Religious freedom is at risk in Nepal. Riots and protests are going on in response to a recent draft of the country’s constitution; a process that’s been in the works since the Nepali monarchy was dispelled in 2007. Many are demanding that Nepal return to its traditional religious roots, while religious minorities fear for their freedom to practice and share their faith if this draft of the … [Read more...]

Urgent: Deadly Earthquake in Nepal

In a matter of seconds, the lives of thousands of people were shaken when a 7.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Nepal on Saturday. More than 4,000 deaths have been reported in Nepal and surrounding nations—and the number continues to climb. The people of Nepal still live in fear of aftershocks that will bring more destruction and death. Right now, Gospel for Asia missionaries and … [Read more...]