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Freed from Islamist Rule, Christian Minorities in Morocco Express Hope

Freed from Islamist Rule, Christian Minorities in Morocco Express Hope

10/23/2021 Morocco (International Christian Concern) – In the recent elections held in Morocco, the ruling Islamist Justice and Development Party was ousted by the National Rally of Independents party. The new head of government will be the liberal Aziz Akhannouch, who King Mohammed VI tasked with forming a new government with entities that “share the same principles and values.”  The Justice and…

Hindu Priest Calls for the Beheading of Christians in India

Hindu Priest Calls for the Beheading of Christians in India

10/24/2021 India (International Christian Concern) – According to The Wire, a Hindu priest in India’s Chhattisgarh state called for the beheading of Christians at a rally attended by members of the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP). Many Christians in Chhattisgarh fear that the priest’s comments will spark a new wave of anti-Christian violence across the state….

God Can

God Can

Take “I can’t” out of your vocabulary, and replace it with “God can!” “Humble yourselves under the mighty hand of God, that He may exalt you in due time, casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you” 1 Peter 5:6-7 Be full of confidence not in yourself or what you can do,…

Parked

Parked

Connecting with God is more than distracted reading. God’s Spirit waits to connect with your Spirit in a meaningful way. “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest.” Matthew 11:28 Are you parked in your faith and not moving forward, as you would like? Connecting with God…

ICC Helps Persecuted Convert Fulfill Her Fashion Dreams

ICC Helps Persecuted Convert Fulfill Her Fashion Dreams

By ICC Field Staff 10/23/2021 Uganda (International Christian Concern) – Fatuma is a 16-year-old girl living on the outskirts of Kampala, Uganda. Recently, she sat down with an ICC representative and shared her journey to Christ. “At 14 years old I was raped by my stepdad,” Fatuma said with deep sorrow in her voice. “This…

Lisu Christian Leader Retaliated for Protesting Forced Demolition of His Home

Lisu Christian Leader Retaliated for Protesting Forced Demolition of His Home

10/23/2021 China (International Christian Concern) – An ethnic Lisu Christian in China’s Yunnan province has been removed from his post at church by the government, for he has been protesting the forced demolition of his home. China Aid reports that the authorities forcibly demolished Kai Yiduo’s house last year without providing any compensation. In response,…

Amid Renewed Warfare in Yemen, Christian Parents Face Pressure to Provide

Amid Renewed Warfare in Yemen, Christian Parents Face Pressure to Provide

10/23/2021 Yemen (International Christian Concern) – The ongoing Yemeni Civil War between the Internationally Recognized Government (IRG) forces and Houthi forces has intensified recently, with negative consequences for Yemen’s Christian population. After a brief lull in fighting, conflict resumed between the IRG and Houthi in September, killing 400 people as the Houthi fought for control…

Media Reports Murder of Female Athlete by Taliban in Afghanistan

Media Reports Murder of Female Athlete by Taliban in Afghanistan

10/23/2021 Afghanistan (International Christian Concern) – According to the Times of India, a member of Afghanistan’s Women’s National Volleyball Team was murdered by the Taliban in Kabul in early-October. The report comes as part of a wider crackdown by the Taliban as they seek to enforce their strict interpretation of Shariah. In an interview with…