Helping the Persecuted through Distance Learning

Helping the Persecuted through Distance Learning

Helping the Persecuted through Distance Learning By CFI Field Staff Christian Freedom International’s Bible School in Thailand is using a technology known as “distance learning” to teach persecuted ethnic Karen students from Burma. CFI’s Haui Kalok Bible Institute (HBI) began the year with a new, experimental Bible class and the results have been tremendous. What is so special about it is that our students get to experience what is known as...

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Churches Bombed, Christians Killed in Pakistan

Churches Bombed, Christians Killed in Pakistan

Churches Bombed, Christians Killed in Pakistan “I am completely devastated by the incident that took place today…” By CFI Field Staff LAHORE, PAKISTAN — On Sunday, during worship service, two Muslim suicide bombers outside two churches in Lahore, Pakistan, killed at least 15 Christian men, women, and children, and wounded more than 80 other Christians. “I am completely devastated by the incident that took place today,” said Aamir, a...

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Christian Freedom International Urges Prayer for Kidnapped Syrian Christians

Christian Freedom International Urges Prayer for Kidnapped Syrian Christians

  Christian Freedom International Urges Prayer for Kidnapped Syrian Christians By CFI Field Staff MAE SOT, THAILAND — According to reports, Islamic State (IS) militants have abducted at least 90 Christians from a northern village in Syria. The pre-dawn raids occurred on Monday. Many of the Christians were abducted from the town of Tal Shamiram, in the countryside of the predominantly Kurdish city of Hasaka, Xinhua reported. Dozens of...

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Remember the Persecuted in Nigeria

Remember the Persecuted in Nigeria

Remember the Persecuted in Nigeria By CFI Field Staff MAE SOT, THAILAND — With a population of more than 177 million people, Nigeria is Africa’s most populous country, and considered to be one of the most dangerous places on earth for Christians. According to Jim Jacobson, president of Christian Freedom International, “All of Africa is under attack from radical Islam. Al Shabaab, an al-Qaeda linked Islamic militia is killing...

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Christianity Growing in Communist China

Christianity Growing in Communist China

Christianity Growing in Communist China, Despite Persecution By CFI Field Staff MAE SOT, THAILAND — An intense government crackdown on fast-growing Christianity in Communist China has intensified in recent months. However, efforts by officials to curb Christianity in China have only lead to its growth. In the past 12 months alone, Zhejiang Province officials have removed crosses from more than 400 churches. Communist officials have also...

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