Faith USA Staff

‘Preach the Bible’ NAMB tells youth leaders at coaching network gathering

‘Preach the Bible’ NAMB tells youth leaders at coaching network gathering

ALPHARETTA, Ga. – In the face of a challenging, changing culture, young people often wrestle with how to process the pressures that face them as they grow up. Church youth leaders often are the ones there to help students apply the Bible and the Gospel to the issues they encounter. Shane Pruitt, national next gen…

ICC Joins Coalition Calling on U.S. to Condemn Algerian Religious Freedom Violations

ICC Joins Coalition Calling on U.S. to Condemn Algerian Religious Freedom Violations

10/21/2021 Algeria (International Christian Concern) – This week, International Christian Concern (ICC) joined Jubilee Campaign and 17 other organizations in sending a letter to members of Congress urging them to work for the release of Hamid Soudad, an Algerian Christian imprisoned under the country’s blasphemy law. The letter also pointed to the deterioration of religious…

Poland won’t bow to EU ‘blackmail’ but seek to solve rows, says PM

Poland won’t bow to EU ‘blackmail’ but seek to solve rows, says PM

October 21, 2021 By Marine Strauss, Jan Strupczewski and Bart H. Meijer BRUSSELS (Reuters) -Poland will not bow to European Union “blackmail” but will seek to solve ongoing disputes, Prime Minister Mateusz Morawiecki said, as he arrived on Thursday to defend his nation before a meeting of fellow leaders in an escalating ideological battle. Long-running…

AP Laments Resistance of African Christians to Same-Sex Marriage

AP Laments Resistance of African Christians to Same-Sex Marriage

The Associated Press (AP) published a story Wednesday lamenting African Christians’ ongoing opposition to same-sex marriage.

Jihadist Group Kills 16 Civilians in the DRC

Jihadist Group Kills 16 Civilians in the DRC

10/21/2021 DRC (International Christian Concern) – At least 16 civilians were killed last night in an attack on three villages in the DRC. The attacks are suspected to be perpetrated by the Islamist terrorist group Allied Democratic Forces (ADF), an affiliate of ISIS that has the primary aim of creating an Islamic Caliphate in Central Africa….

Human Rights Coalition Calls for Greater Religious Freedom in Myanmar

Human Rights Coalition Calls for Greater Religious Freedom in Myanmar

ICC and 98 Other Organizations Pen Letter to UN on Religious Liberty in Myanmar 10/21/2021 Washington, D. C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has joined a coalition of almost 100 human rights and religious freedom organizations in calling UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to “lead high-level efforts to increase diplomatic pressure on…

Human Rights Coalition Calls for Greater Religious Freedom in Myanmar

Human Rights Coalition Calls for Greater Religious Freedom in Myanmar

ICC and 98 Other Organizations Pen Letter to UN on Religious Liberty in Myanmar 10/21/2021 Washington, D. C. (International Christian Concern) – International Christian Concern (ICC) has joined a coalition of almost 100 human rights and religious freedom organizations in calling UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres to “lead…

Experts Report Afghanistan is on the Brink of a Humanitarian Catastrophe

Experts Report Afghanistan is on the Brink of a Humanitarian Catastrophe

10/21/2021 Afghanistan (International Christian Concern) – According to Christianity Daily, Afghanistan is on the brink of humanitarian collapse following the country’s fall to the Taliban in August. Without significant international aid, experts estimate at least 14 million Afghans are at risk of acute food insecurity. On August 15, the Taliban entered Kabul in a lightning-fast…

A Dangerous Dream in Nigeria

A Dangerous Dream in Nigeria

By Jay Church 10/21/2021 Washington D.C. (International Christian Concern) – Education. For some, the word represents a frustrating stop on the way to so-called “real life.” But for others, education means so much more—it represents new beginnings, hope, and a better future. Sometimes this hope is realized, but for persecuted communities around the world, academics are…

Labour market scarcity set to last years, says outgoing CEO of Randstad

Labour market scarcity set to last years, says outgoing CEO of Randstad

October 21, 2021 AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – Labour market shortages will be a major theme “for years to come”, the chief executive of global staffing group Randstad said on Thursday, as he announced he was stepping step down in March after eight years in the post. “The big theme is scarcity in the labour market,” said…