afghan children, afghan refugees

Afghan Refugees

This is a very moving story about a young Hazara man who fled from Afghanistan to seek asylum in Australia, who wants to be reunited with his family. http://refuniteaustralia.wordpress.com/2009/08/01/afghan-flees-death-by-foot-air-and-flimsy-boat/ And this story is also a good one to read to learn about the numbers of refugees fleeing from Afghanistan to safer, more stable environments: http://refuniteaustralia.wordpress.com/2010/02/19/afghanistans-lost-boys-on-australias-doorstep/…

The Persecuted

Some are harassed. Some are in prisons. Some are tortured. Some are executed. What is their crime? They trusted Jesus as their Lord and Savior. Let us not forget our brothers and sisters in Christ, who have faced great suffering for their faith. The New York Times tells the story of one such man, Sayyed…

From Broken Locks to Broken Bones

Recently, I shared the story of a young man, who I will call Timothy, who converted from Islam to faith in Christ. His story can be found here “Broken Locks”. Having been freed from the abuse of his family, he has been growing in faith under the discipleship of brothers in Christ. A few days…

Broken Locks

For many Muslims, their faith binds them. They are locked in by the beliefs that traditions and rituals will restore them before God’s eyes. When they do come to believe in salvation through Christ alone, it is a liberating experience. One muslim young man from North Pakistan shared his story of recently coming to faith…