Nine Christian brothers were arrested in Central Asia for sharing the gospel in a remote Islamic village.
In India, Christians in rural villages are facing increased pressure and violence.
Five church leaders appeared in court on Wednesday 8 August, prepared to defend the ownership of their church’s property.
On 22 July, Pastor Yousef Nadarkhani was arrested in Iran and taken to prison after a violent raid.
The Rwanda Governance Board continues to close any church that fails to meet new requirements laid down at the beginning of the year.
Joyce, a leader in ministry to Muslim background believers, was taken by authorities over six months ago and hasn’t been seen since.
An Egyptian Christian was detained by police for carrying a bottle of water during fasting hours this Ramadan. He believes he was targeted for his faith.
Roman* was a very conservative Muslim who decided to disrupt a local church service. He wanted to target 'betrayers.'