Salvation to the Ends of the Earth – Acts 13:44-52

"And the next sabbath day came almost the whole city together to hear the word of God. But when the Jews saw the multitudes, they were filled with envy, and spake against those things which were spoken by Paul, contradicting and blaspheming. Then Paul and Barnabas waxed bold, and said, It was necessary that the word … Continue reading Salvation to the Ends of the Earth – Acts 13:44-52

Growing Faith and Abounding Love

"Paul, and Silvanus, and Timotheus, unto the church of the Thessalonians in God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ: Grace unto you, and peace, from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. We are bound to thank God always for you, brethren, as it is meet, because that your faith groweth exceedingly, and … Continue reading Growing Faith and Abounding Love

When the Gospel of Christ is Received and Believed

"And ye became followers of us, and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Ghost: so that ye were ensamples to all that believe in Macedonia and Achaia." 1 Thessalonians 1:6-7 (KJV) Everyone needs an example to follow. Everyone [Belilevers in particular] needs to be an example … Continue reading When the Gospel of Christ is Received and Believed

Some of the Most Powerful Words You Will Ever Hear

"But when they deliver you up, do not worry about how or what you should speak. For it will be given to you in that hour what you should speak; for it is not you who speak, but the Spirit of your Father who speaks in you." Matthew 10:19-20 (NKJV) Jesus was speaking of the … Continue reading Some of the Most Powerful Words You Will Ever Hear

Living a Godly Life

"But you have carefully followed my doctrine, manner of life, purpose, faith, longsuffering, love, perseverance, persecutions, afflictions, which happened to me at Antioch, at Iconium, at Lystra—what persecutions I endured. And out of them all the Lord delivered me. Yes, and all who desire to live godly in Christ Jesus will suffer persecution. But evil … Continue reading Living a Godly Life

International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

The following are prayer requests for a few situations around the world where Christians and churches are suffering for the cause of Jesus Christ.  These are shared by Voice of the Martyrs; Pray for "Abdul" Facing Hostility from Muslim Neighbors After "Abdul" and his family came to Christ in a predominantly Muslim area of Uganda, … Continue reading International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

VOM Prayer for Philippines, Nepal, and Iran

VOM-USA Prayer Update for December 9, 2011 The Voice of the Martyrs USA: http://www.persecution.com Joseph also went up from Galilee, out of the city of Nazareth, into Judea, to the city of David, which is called Bethlehem, because he was of the house and lineage of David, to be registered with Mary, his betrothed wife, … Continue reading VOM Prayer for Philippines, Nepal, and Iran

VOM Prayer Update for India, Pakistan, & Vietnam

VOM-USA Prayer Update for December 2, 2011 The Voice of the Martyrs USA: http://www.persecution.com And it came to pass in those days that a decree went out from Caesar Augustus that all the world should be registered. This census first took place while Quirinius was governing Syria. So all went to be registered, everyone to … Continue reading VOM Prayer Update for India, Pakistan, & Vietnam

VOM Prayer Update 092311

VOM-USA Prayer Update for September 23, 2011 The Voice of the Martyrs USA: http://www.persecution.com Let brotherly love continue. Do not forget to entertain strangers, for by so doing some have unwittingly entertained angels. Remember the prisoners as if chained with them—those who are mistreated—since you yourselves are in the body also. Hebrews 13:1–3 Iran—Believers Sentenced … Continue reading VOM Prayer Update 092311

VOM Prayer Update 090211

Pray for the brethren in the following countries who are being persecuted for their faith in Christ; the Philippines, Uzbekistan, and Nepal. VOM-USA Prayer Update for September 2, 2011 The Voice of the Martyrs USA: http://www.persecution.com For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against principalities, against powers, against the rulers of the … Continue reading VOM Prayer Update 090211

VOM Prayer Update 082611

Please pray for our persecuted brethren in Malaysia, North Korea, and Indonesia. VOM-USA Prayer Update for August 26, 2011 The prayers of the righteous man accomplish much.  Please pray today and share these requests with your friends, family and church this weekend. Indonesia—Mobs Burn House Churches on Sumatra Compass Direct News, VOM Sources Matthew 5:39 … Continue reading VOM Prayer Update 082611