Survivors Call for the End of Deadly ‘Apostasy’ Laws

July 26, 2021

Mariam Ibrahim, a Christian, was accused of ‘apostasy’ and sentenced to death in Sudan. (Photo: William Levi)  When the Freedom to Believe is a Crime Survivors who escaped torture and death sentences for their religious beliefs are calling for the end of “apostasy” laws. Over 20 countries criminalize ‘apostasy’ – leaving a state religion –…

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Smuggling Truth into North Korea

July 1, 2021

July 2021 “You should never think that Christianity died in North Korea. It is alive.” A high-level escapee from North Korea   Dear Friend of the Persecuted Church,   Have you seen the famous picture of North Korea at night? It is drenched in darkness. What we cannot see is inside homes, desperate people holding…

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Turning Christian Refugees into Missionaries

June 16, 2021

June 2021 Dear Friend, In Burma – where Christians have suffered for decades – a violent coup raises a burning question: How can we help the persecuted . . . not only in crises but for the long-term? On February 1, military leaders in Burma (or Myanmar) seized power. This sparked months-long, massive uprisings nationwide.…

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