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November 1st & 2nd - International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

Here is a practical way to help persecuted Christians around the world. Open Doors invites people to participate in their International Day of Prayer (IDOP) live interactive webcasts on November 1st and 2nd.   130 more words

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Do Americans Need the Gospel?

The author, Coleton Williams, of the blog below answers this question so well.  I would add that very often local people – national missionaries – are more able to reach unreached people than Americans.   76 more words

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Widows: A Desperate Struggle for Survival

For over 40 million widows in South Asia, life is a desperate struggle for survival. Blamed for their husbands’ deaths, they’re forsaken by their families, shunned by their friends and despised by their communities… 64 more words

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Help Christians in Iraq and Syria

Over the past several weeks, Open Doors has been able to help Christians in Iraq and Syria affected by ISIS. As you can see- the donations of Christians in the US are making a huge impact… 120 more words

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The First Week

Our first week in Germany has gone by quickly! We were living in a guest center, but now we have an apartment close to downtown Giessen. 376 more words

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End of Iraq? Country we knew will be gone if persecution of Christians, minorities continues

“Pray for our leaders to have even a fraction of the courage these regular, ordinary Iraqi people have displayed in the face of unspeakable terror.” – excerpt from Foxnews article (below) by David Curry, President of Open Doors USA

http://www.foxnews.com/opinion/2014/08/14/

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Crisis in Iraq - five things you can ACTUALLY do to help

I’m troubled about the situation for Christians and other minority groups in Iraq and ISIS-controlled areas.  I pray… and then I wonder how I can help.   22 more words

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