Lebanon: Prime Minister hits pause on resignation

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Lebanon: Prime Minister hits pause on resignation By Beth Stolicker Lebanon (MNN) – On November 4th, Lebanon’s Prime Minister Saad Hariri announced his resignation. At least until Lebanon’s President Michel Aoun urged Hariri to take more time for consultations before finally stepping down. Now, Hariri’s resignation is on hold. Confusion in the Middle […]

Egyptian mosque attacked; are Christians in danger, too?

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Egyptian mosque attacked; are Christians in danger, too? By Beth StolickerDecember 5, 2017 Egypt (MNN) – Early last week Egypt suffered another terrorist attack from ISIS aligned militants. The al-Rawda mosque in the town, Bir al-Abed, in the northern part of the Sinai Penninsula was raided by Islamic extremists during midday […]

Christians under ‘the squeeze’ in Iran, but creative partnerships advance Christ

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Christians under ‘the squeeze’ in Iran, but creative partnerships advance Christ Christians under ‘the squeeze’ in Iran, but creative partnerships advance Christ PUBLISHED ON 4 OCTOBER, 2017 BY LYNDSEY KOH from mnnonline.org Iran (MNN) — Iran continues to pop up in the headlines often, and not for great reasons. An Iranian female […]

A testimony of eager faith from India

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A testimony of eager faith from India A testimony of eager faith from India PUBLISHED ON 4 OCTOBER, 2017 BY JULIE BOURDON India (MNN) – The goal of the Great Commission is to make sure everyone has heard about Jesus, and to see lives transformed through the Gospel. But God works this out […]

Bangladesh faces worst flooding in 40 years

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Bangladesh faces worst flooding in 40 years Bangladesh faces worst flooding in 40 years PUBLISHED ON 11 SEPTEMBER, 2017 BY REAGAN HOEZEE Bangladesh (MNN) – While severe flooding has affected millions of lives in Southeast Asia over the past few months, Bangladesh has proven to be especially vulnerable. Over 140 people have been killed […]

Meriam Ibrahim: three years later

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Meriam Ibrahim: three years later Meriam Ibrahim: three years later PUBLISHED ON 18 JULY, 2017 BY ALEX ANHALT International (MNN) — Three years ago, Meriam Ibrahim was released from prison. Greg Musselman of Voice of the Martyrs Canada remembers the story. It started when Meriam married Daniel, a young man with dual citizenship in […]

A farming technique changing lives in Africa

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A farming technique changing lives in Africa A farming technique changing lives in Africa PUBLISHED ON 19 JULY, 2017 BY JULIE BOURDON Africa (MNN) — Over the many years mankind has been farming, we’ve developed a number of technologies and practices to improve crop yield. We’ve even stepped into genetic engineering to […]

Getting Bibles into the hands of Chinese Christians

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Getting Bibles into the hands of Chinese Christians Getting Bibles into the hands of Chinese Christians PUBLISHED ON 3 MAY, 2017 BY RONNE ROCK China (MNN) — The stories are woven into the history of Christianity with exquisite detail — missionaries smuggling Bibles into areas of the world closed to the […]

Influence in turning the other cheek; A report from Lebanon

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Influence in turning the other cheek; A report from Lebanon Influence in turning the other cheek PUBLISHED ON 5 MAY, 2017 BY JULIE BOURDON Lebanon (MNN) — A fragmented Middle East presents both challenges and opportunities to Christians. Perhaps the best place to start when we consider the role and influence […]