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In northern Nigeria sexual violence survivors paint self-portraits to share their stories, as God transforms tears of mourning to joy.


March 4, 2019

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Churches attacked on Easter Sunday in Sri Lanka

21st Apr 2019

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Keeping Hope Alive

14th Apr 2019

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"Anytime I hold this picture I feel as if she is here with me," she…

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Pastor Raymond: Victim of state-enforced disappearance

04th Apr 2019

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The Human Rights Commission of Malaysia (SUHAKAM) has released its final findings and decisions on…

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Each month over 214 Christian churches and properties are destroyed. Your support is keeping thousands of our persecuted brothers and sisters alive and giving them hope. Read more about how your love and prayers are impacting believers.



In 2016, we delivered over 2.5 million Bibles and Christian literature around the world.

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Last year we trained over 1,050,500 persecuted Christians in church leadership and discipleship.

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We provided jobs, health care, safe houses, emergency food and more to over 879,000 people in 2016.

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