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California City Officials Fight to Keep Chick-Fil-A From Doing Business

By |June 11th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , , , , |

"A San Mateo County official is pushing to stop a Chick-fil-A restaurant from opening up in Redwood City," reports CBS Local news. "The McDonald’s restaurant on Whipple could soon be turning into a Chick-fil-A, making it the chain’s 13th restaurant in the San Francisco Bay Area." San Mateo County supervisor David Canepa told reporters he is seeking [...]

245 Million Christians Facing ‘Extreme’ Persecution Worldwide (VIDEO)

By |January 17th, 2019|Tags: , , , , , , |

WASHINGTON, DC — North Korea remains at the top of a list of 50 countries where at least 245 million Christians are facing “extreme persecution” this year, up 14 percent from 215 million at the beginning of 2018, the World Wide Watch List (WWL) released on Wednesday by Open Doors, a group that monitors the mistreatment of [...]

Two Christian Bus Passengers Executed After They Refuse to Recite Islamic Statement of Faith

By |September 20th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , |

Some horrific news is emerging out of Kenya after two Christians were murdered in cold blood by militants belonging to Islamic terror group Al-Shabaab. According to International Christian Concern, last Friday a group of militants stopped a bus that was headed for the North Eastern province city of Garissa. The terrorists then ordered the passengers of the bus before [...]

A Sign of the Times? Pastor Greg Laurie Forced to Remove Billboards Featuring the Bible (VIDEO)

By |August 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

Evangelist Greg Laurie has been forced to take down a series of billboards depicting him holding a Bible, advertising his upcoming "Harvest" outreach. The ads had been posted at a popular mall in Southern California. Laurie and Harvest Crusade contracted Irvine Company, a real estate company in Southern California, to advertise the upcoming SoCal Harvest. The event [...]

1 In 12 Christians Worldwide Persecuted, Report Shows

By |January 15th, 2018|Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |

About 215 million Christians are being persecuted due to their faith, according to a report released by the Open Doors organization. This represents 1 in 12 Christians worldwide. The most dangerous place to be a practicing Christian is in North Korea. There is also a high level of persecution against Christians in the Palestinian Territories, the [...]

Christians ‘Most Persecuted Group in the World’

By |April 17th, 2017|Tags: , , , , , , , , |

In many parts of the world, Christians gathering to celebrate Christ’s resurrection do so with the knowledge that any day their faith could cost them their lives as it has for thousands of their brothers and sisters. On Palm Sunday, twin bombings by jihadists at two Egyptian churches killed at least 45 worshippers and wounded more than [...]

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