CARY, NC (ANS - March 29, 2017) – Project Hannah, a ministry of TWR, has in nearly 20 years of ministry established a global prayer network of more than 50,000 intercessors in over 120 countries and a broadcasting presence in 71 languages....More»
The UN has described the unfolding disaster in north-eastern Nigeria as the “greatest crisis on the continent” – the full extent of which has only been revealed as extremist militant group Boko Haram is pushed back.
The UN estimated in December that 75,000 children are at risk of dying of hunger in the region, as it deals with the aftermath of Boko Haram violence....More»
Families are still struggling a year after a suicide bomber killed more than 70 people and injured hundreds others in an attack targeting Christians at Easter in Lahore, Pakistan, International Christian Concern (ICC) noted on the event's March 27 anniversary, Christian Telegraph reports according to Baptist Press.
At least 21 Christians were killed and 45 Christians injured when an Islamic State terrorist denoted a suicide vest, killing an estimated 75 people and injuring about 340 others during an evening Easter celebration in a public park....More»
The All-Ukrainian Council of Churches and Religious Organizations urged priests and religious figures to take part in fasting and praying for Ukraine on April 2-3, Christian Telegraph reports according to the Christian Megaportal invictory.com.
For this purpose, on April 2, a prayer for peace in the country and a release of prisoners will be held on the Sofievskaya square in Kiev and in the regional centers. The organizers called upon the Ukrainian diaspora around the world to take part in the fasting and praying for Ukraine....More»
EDMONTON, Alberta, March 27, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) - Long regarded as having Canada's most pluralistic public education system, Alberta has ordered two private Christian schools to allow homosexual students' clubs.
But the school's lawyer, John Carpay of the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedom, told LifeSiteNews, "The order is nonsensical. The order is to comply with the law and the schools are already in compliance."...More»
March 27, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) - When she made the decision to compete to be Miss North Dakota, 20-year-old Macy Christianson said to herself, "If I'm going to do this, I'm going to do it for God."
The former Miss America contestant, who as Miss North Dakota now travels around the state speaking to schools and advocating against drunken driving, says she takes advantage of "any opportunity I have to stand up for what I believe in." ...More»
FAIRFAX, Virginia, March 28, 2017 (LifeSiteNews) - One of the country's largest free-standing pro-life OB/GYN clinics moved this month to a bright new facility where it provides a full range of life-affirming women's healthcare regardless of insurance or ability to pay.
On Saturday, Arlington Bishop Michael Burbidge blessed the new offices of Tepeyac OB/GYN, formerly Tepeyac Family Center, and its charitable arm Divine Mercy Care. The massive new facility has 12 exam rooms, a large sonography space, administrative offices, and a sky-lit waiting room. It shares a building with other medical offices and is close to INOVA Fair Oaks Hospital, where its doctors deliver babies....More»
ECUADOR (ANS - March 25, 2017) -- Reach Beyond (https://reachbeyond.org/), which has been assisting with clean water systems for more than three decades, dating back to Ecuador in the early 1980s has, like millions of others around the world, been celebrating World Water Day on Wednesday, March 22, 2017.
According to the U.N., over 663 million people worldwide are living without safe water. In 2016 alone Reach Beyond helped complete 15 clean water projects: nine in West Africa (Benin and Ghana) and six in Ecuador. The following story details the completion of the latest clean water project high in the Ecuadorian Andes....More»