On 9 April, explosions targeting Palm Sunday services at two churches in Egypt killed at least 44 people and injured over 100 others.
On 13 February, pastor Raymond Koh King Too (62) was kidnapped in Petaling Jaya, near Kuala Lumpur by a group of masked men. More than 2 weeks on, no one has claimed responsibility for the kidnapping, nor have there been demands made for a ransom.
Prayer Alert: Executive Officer of the Latin Evangelical Alliance targetted in a shooting in Tegucigalpa, HondurasDec 21, 2016
On 15 December 2016, the Executive Officer of the Alianza Evangélica Latina (Latin American Evangelical Alliance), Ps Jorge Machado, and his wife were targetted in a drive-by shooting at their home in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. While Ps Machado and his wife survived the shooting, a military policeman wa
On 7 October 2016, Turkish authorities detained Andrew Brunson, a U.S. citizen and the pastor of the Resurrection Church in Izmir, Turkey along with his wife Norine on charges of “threat to national security”. After being held for 13 days at the Goc Idaresi (Migration Management) in Isikkent, Izmir,
Series of arrests of Christians in IRAN; PAKISTAN Court delays Asia Bibi’s blasphemy appeal; Pastor and wife arrested in TURKEY
Pastor killed by suspected Fulani herdsmen in NIGERIA; Priest slain in Sinai, EGYPT; Pastor beaten unconscious in Uttar Pradesh, INDIA
"To you, O Lord, I lift up my soul. O my God, in you I trust;
WEA received the following prayer request from our brothers and sisters in Japan: Japan Evangelical Association Greetings in the precious name of our Savior Jesus Christ! Since the evening of April 14th the large area of Kyushu around Kumamoto prefecture has been hit by
Pastor Alberto Solorzano, president of the Evangelical Fellowship of Honduras and also president of the Latin Evangelical Alliance has been appointed by the President of the Republic to a Special Commission overseeing a process of purification and transformation of the National Police. The