Tag Archives: Persecution

Martyrdom precedes persecution, not the other way around

We must learn how the Bible tells stories of persecution and make sure our modern accounts reflect biblical theology. Unfortunately, these days many accounts of Christian persecution are told like news stories designed to advance the narrative that Christians are … Continue reading

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When Governments Violently Give Us The “Gift of Nothing”: Rejoice!

VOM Founder Rev. Richard Wurmbrand reminds us why we can rejoice even when God gives us the “gift of nothing” through our enemies. In the last week, the Chinese government has destroyed a church without provocation. Also Christian meetings have been banned … Continue reading

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Why the North Korean Church is Growing Faster than the US and the South Korean Church Combined

If I were to ask you, “Where is the church growing faster? America or North Korea?”, how would you answer? The correct answer is North Korea. If I were to ask you, “Where is the church growing faster? South Korea … Continue reading

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