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Violent Words Have Turned to Violent Deeds: The Rise of the Radical Left

9:00AM EDT 6/19/2017 Michael Brown A female Kurdish fighter from the People’s Protection Units (YPG) fires a long-range sniper rifle at Islamic State militants in Raqqa, Syria. (REUTERS/Goran Tomasevic) From violent campus protests to the shooting of a congressman, the violent, radical left is rising. But this should not surprise us at all. The handwriting… Read More »

Shame on the Silent Christian Leaders Who Refuse to Stand Against Government Tyranny

10:00AM EST 2/17/2017 Michael Brown Barronelle Stutzman  There is only one thing more appalling than the Washington Supreme Court’s 9-0 ruling against religious liberty today. It is the silence of Christian leaders across America, leaders who choose convenience over confrontation, leaders who would rather be popular than prophetic, leaders who prefer the favor of people… Read More »

Christian Converts From Islam Face Beheading In Somalia

Somalia is second only to North Korea in the level of danger to its Christian population and a recent series of beheadings and other gruesome public murders of Christians has underscored this fact. Somalia has for decades been a country plagued by extreme poverty and lawlessness but as al-Shabaab Islamic extremists struggle to exert control… Read More »

Christians ‘Under Caesar’s Sword’ – Responding to Worldwide Persecution Read

One hundred years ago, one-third of the population of Istanbul, formerly known as Constantinople, was non-Muslim. It was home to hundreds of thousands of Jews and Christians. Today, Istanbul, the largest city of the modern state of Turkey, is less than one percent non-Muslim. This did not happen by accident. What’s more, the same forces… Read More »

Christian Persecution Intensifies

  For those of us who live in comfortable homes in safe democracies, persecution of Christians and martyrdom may seem like a cruel historical fact, but nothing could be further from the truth. Sunday the 13th of November marked the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church in 2016, a date that Christians across… Read More »

Christian Students Increasingly Coming Under Persecution

By Tom Olago The faith of Christian students seems to be increasingly coming under siege from two major fronts: a hostile public school system, as well as from many teachers and fellow students. Not to mention a government and legal system that, in many ways, tends to engage in what has been described as the… Read More »

Top Church Destroying Countries

August 28, 2014 | Tom Olago Share this article 80 per cent of all acts of religious discrimination in the world today are directed at Christians…. The Centre for the Study of Global Christianity in the United States estimates that 100,000 Christians now die every year, targeted because of their faith – that is 11… Read More »

Should persecuted Christians defend themselves?

FAITH UNDER FIRE Exclusive: Michael Brown examines arguments for and against believers ‘taking up the sword’ Michael Brown About | Email | Archive Michael Brown holds a Ph.D. in Near Eastern Languages and Literatures from New York University. He is the author of 25 books, including “Can You Be Gay and Christian?” and “A Queer… Read More »

Christians Waking Up To Realization That Biblical Beliefs Are Resulting In Job Loss, Educational Discrimination And Even Travel Restrictions May 06, 2014 | Jeff Melton Share this article

Jeff Melton In March, Brendan Eich was appointed as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of Mozilla. Two weeks later, he resigned his position, following pressure from the board of directors and amid complaints from his subordinates. In fact, during his short tenure, half of Mozilla’s board resigned from their positions and some of his… Read More »

Persecution Throughout the Ages

(2 Timothy 3:12 NKJV) Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution. The story of God’s people has always involved persecution at the hands of their enemies. Yet even in the face of great tribulation, and severe persecution God has sustained His people, and stood by them. Persecution is… Read More »