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EFC - CHINA: Christian Human Rights Lawyer Arrested and Detained

Oct 31, 2006

Gao Zhisheng, a Christian and well known human rights lawyer in China, was arrested by the Chinese secret police without any legal proceeding on August 15, 2006.

National Christian Evangelical Alliance of Sri Lanka: Incident Report

Oct 31, 2006

At approximately 8.45 AM, while the congregation gathered for the Sunday morning service, a group of about 50 persons with 4 Buddhist monks, inducing the chief incumbent of the village temple arrived at the Church.

International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP)

Oct 22, 2006

More than 200 million Christians around the world are persecuted today merely for confessing their love for Christ. Each year, the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP) gives Christians in free countries the opportunity to pray for and with those who suffer for their faith.

Thousands Stand Up Against Poverty on Micah Sunday

Oct 13, 2006

For Immediate Release Thousands of Christians from over 20 countries will celebrate Micah Sunday on Oct. 15, participating in festivals, prayer services and exhibitions all aimed at raising awareness of the UN Millennium Development Goals and poverty.

Belarus: Update on New Life Church Hunger Strike

Oct 28, 2006

The purpose of this brief posting is to update the situation in New Life Church, Minsk, Belarus and to provide resources to enable informed advocacy and prayer.

Sri Lanka: Jaffna faces humanitarian catastrophe

Oct 28, 2006

Closure of A9, the only trunk road to Jaffna from rest of Sri Lanka, more than 10 weeks ago, has halted the flow of essential food provisions, and medical supplies to Jaffna Peninsula

Micah Challenge Zambia

Oct 26, 2006

Ndola Zambia- Evangelical leaders in Ndola were encouraged to use the UN Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) to monitor the performance of their Members of Parliament.

ICETE News - October 2006

Oct 26, 2006

Theological educators at ICETE’s 2006 International Consultation heard the noted scholar of world Christianity, Professor Andrew Walls,

Action International Ministries: New International Director

Oct 26, 2006

Action International Ministries (ACTION) is pleased to announce that Lowell Nelson Reed has been appointed its International Director and will assume his new position on

Sri Lanka: IDP Situation in the EAST

Oct 23, 2006

Diarrhoea and dysentery have broken out among refugees in the Vaharai area due to the poor quality food and supplies reaching them, aid agencies warned.