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    Making Wigs in Prison

    I was in Western China meeting with a Christian leader who was imprisoned for three years...

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    Confirming the Call

    Christ dramatically changed the life of Hussein, a former Muslim in Iran.

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    Young Believers Killed

    Two young girls became martyrs for Jesus Christ in October 2013, only months after they accepted salvation.

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  • Nigeria: Christmas in Maiduguri

    Dozens of children clapped and sang as a Christmas celebration began in a Maiduguri church. Although they were among the thousands of Christians who fled Islamic extremist violence in northern...  View Story
  • Vietnam: Hired Thugs Raid College

    A Ho Chi Minh City Bible school that has often been the target of police activity in recent years was attacked and destroyed for the seventh time on Wednesday, Nov. 12 by hired thugs accompanied by...  View Story
  • Iraq: Church Bells Now Silent

    by Matthea Vrij At least 100,000 Christians fled the Plain of Nineveh last summer. The Islamic State (ISIS) terrorist group has since invaded northern Iraq and occupies both the churches and homes of...  View Story
  • Laos: No One Here

    Authorities in Laos threatened to both burn down a Christian man’s home and smash him in the head with a hammer, before expelling him from the village. On Jan. 20, 2014, village police told...  View Story
  • Nigeria: Bomb Kills Students

    Forty-eight students were killed and 79 others were seriously injured when a suicide bomber posing as a student detonated an explosive device in Potiskum, Yobe state, Nigeria on Nov. 10. The number...  View Story
  • Egypt: Kidnapped

    Ruth, the oldest of six children, grew up in a Muslim family. When her father died, she bore the responsibility of providing for her family. Her family found it difficult even to buy a loaf of...  View Story
  • Pakistan: Burned for Blasphemy

    Infuriated by the rumors that a Christian couple had desecrated the Quran, an angry mob attacked a man and his pregnant wife on Nov. 4, beat and burned them to death. Shehzad Masih and his wife,...  View Story
  • North Korea: Exclusive Video

    In this exclusive, never-before-seen footage from inside North Korea, two men have just received a VOM-sponsored Ministry Pack. The Ministry Packs contain a New Testament, a USB thumb drive loaded...  View Story
  • Iraq: Prayer for Iraq

    VOM received these prayer points from a church in the Kurdistan region of Iraq, with whom VOM is partnering to help Christians in Iraq. Please join with your brothers and sisters in the Middle East...  View Story
  • Christians: Facing Extremism—Part 2

    In July, as the terrorist group Islamic State (IS) drove out more than 100,000 Christians in the area of Mosul in just a few days, many became newly aware of Islamic extremism at its worst. In Part...  View Story



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