When a Radical Tribal Chief Met Jesus

What an incredible moment.  A “JESUS” film team was showing this powerful, evangelistic film to militants and terrorists, members of a well-known radical group in the mountains. If I were able to tell you where, you would be stunned. This was not a traditional missionary team, but former radical fighters (jihadists) who had been won to Christ. Now they were fearlessly proclaiming …

The Power of Kindness!

From a recent Prayer Guide: Muhammad*, Fatima* and their children escaped from a war-torn Middle Eastern country and were chosen for resettlement in the United States. In their home country they had never heard anything positive about Christianity. But now in America, a group of Christians were helping them with everything from furniture and food to finding their way around in a new, perplexing culture. One year …

House Helper Finds Christ

A non-Christian woman living in a Middle Eastern country received a gift of a multi-language DVD of JESUS. When she saw that one of the film versions on the DVD was in an East African country language, she offered it to her house helper who was from that country. The young African woman watched the film and was in tears …

JESUS Online Across the Middle East

See what can happen when you combine the following: The Magdalena version of the JESUS Film A film in everyone’s heart language 24/7 online advertisement for 1 month 10 Countries (5 in crisis) A group of young Arab believers with a vision For 1 month over Easter, a ministry team in the Middle East advertised Magdalena: Released From Shame online in 10 …

Wish Your Muslim Friends a Happy New Year!

This weekend around the world, Muslims will celebrate Islamic New Year. Some countries set the date astronomically, while others wait to observe local sightings of the moon.  This is not to be confused with Nowruz (springtime Persian New Year) which is based on a solar calendar rather than a lunar one.  Some Muslim-Americans will choose to fast and pray during this month, though it …

Pray for Erbil!

An urgent plea for prayer from Campus Crusade staff living in a nearby country: “Please pray for our staff and others in Erbil, Iraq as ISIS moves closer. There are so many things we could pray – protection, peace, the need for a Savior, the truth of the gospel to be clear, believers to be a light and help to those around them, …