World Christian Missionary Resources - Helping you reach your world for Jesus

Christian Ministries to the Persecuted Church

Advancing Native Missions
ANM helps to take the Gospel of Jesus Christ to the world's remaining unreached and unevangelized peoples through supporting missionaries who are reaching their own people for Christ. They have different programs to achieve this goal: sponsorship programs, medical missions, education advocates, and many more.
Comforting the Persecuted Church, or CPC, is a ministry of ANM to encourage and minister to the Church around the world walking through the fires of persecution. In a nutshell, CPC labors to raise awareness, prayer backing, and financial support for persecuted Christians across the globe. CPC does this through personal church visits, Christian missions conferences, newsletter updates, and e-mail prayer alerts.

Barnabas Fund
Barnabas Fund supports Christians where they are in a minority and suffer discrimination, oppression and persecution as a consequence of their faith. The goal is to strengthen Christian individuals, churches and their communities by providing material and spiritual support in response to needs identified by local Christian leaders. Visit their website to know more about their projects and programs.

Christian Freedom International
Christian Persecution Info is one of the ministries of Worthy Network, a Christian organization based in Israel with a global outreach to more than 120 countries on a daily basis. They run Worthy News and minister full-time to the many spiritually hungry people living in Israel. This website has community chats, forums, shop, and news.

Daughters of Hope: Stories of Witness & Courage in the Face of Persecution
by Kay Marshall Strom and Michele Rickett
Throughout the world today, Christians continue to face intense persecution, and Christian women are often the most vulnerable. In this deeply moving book, Kay Marshall Strom and Michele Rickett tell the stories of persecuted Christian women from around the world. From Africa to the Middle East to Asia, they give voice to our sisters persevering under the yoke of oppression and injustice. Each section provides specific prayer points and practical action steps to equip us to respond to the issues at hand.

Faith That Endures: The Essential Guide to the Persecuted Church
by Ronald Boyd-MacMillan, Open Doors International
This book is an authoritative guide to understanding, assisting, and learning from persecuted Christians around the world today. The book contains real-life stories, educates readers on the many levels of church persecution, highlights testimonies that have never before been published, and shows what we all can do to remember, reflect and respond.

International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP)
IDOP Canada aims to raise awareness and encourage prayer for those who are suffering for their faith in Jesus Christ. They offer prayer ministry and they have IDOP resources you can download for free.

In Jesus' Name Ministries
In Jesus' Name Ministries is a teaching ministry, sharing their responsibilities according to the Word of God, to help persecuted Christian brothers and sisters in different parts of the world. They have prayer ministries and other programs you will find on their website. They also have recommended reading materials you may check if the Lord is calling you to minister to persecuted countries.

Kids of Courage
Kids of Courage is a VBS curriculum that introduces students to real kids of courage at risk for their faith in these countries: China, Egypt, Nigeria, North Korea, and India. Students learn how bold believers around the world live, worship, and play. Order the curriculum on the website provided.

Mission America Coalition
Here are resources you will find at Mission America Coalition website: prayer resources, missiology, issues and trends, funding and stewardship, mission media, education, and leadership resources. MAC also provides training and distributes publication materials to let the world know of what is happening to Christians living in persecuted countries.

Open Doors
Open Doors serves persecuted Christians worldwide and works in the world's most oppressive countries, strengthening Christians to stand strong in the face of persecution and equipping them to shine in Christ's light in these dark places. You may read blog articles, news or join in the prayer ministry for the persecuted at Open Doors. Other ministries they have are the following: Leadership Training and Assistance, Christian Community Development, and Prayer, Presence & Advocacy. They also have a store where you can buy most of their products. Open Doors have excellent video and audio resources about the persecuted church. International Christian Concern acts as a bridge between believers in free countries and believers in persecuted countries. They provide legal assistance, radio, web and television broadcasts, they help orphans who have lost their parents in persecuted countries, and other social services.

You can watch videos, trailers, or subscribe to podcasts on this website.

Persecution Blog
Persecution Blog is Voice of the Martyr's Blog site. Here, you will find articles about Christians living in danger because of their faith in Christ.

Persecution Information on the Web
Persecution Information on the Web is an article in PDF format, released by

Present Truth Ministries
Present Truth Ministries support native missionaries in the Middle east, provide relief to persecuted Christians and travel to the Middle East to visit the churches. You will find news, photos and videos, audio, podcasts, and updates on Christian prisoners held in Middle East countries.

Prisoner is a ministry of The Voice of the Martyrs.
You can find Christians who are presently a prisoner in non-Christian countries for sharing their faith in Jesus Christ. You can help them by sending them encouraging letters or supporting their families financially and through prayers. They also have newsletter subscription.

Release International
Release International serves the persecuted church through: showing God's compassion, serving God's church, sharing God's love, spreading God's Word, and speaking as God's advocates. Here are helpful items you will find on their website: current news, resources, and downloads.

Smyrna Ministries International
Smyrna Ministries International have recommended readings about the status of persecuted church. They also have short articles and blogs on their website.

Undercover with Persecuted Christians
This website is the TV special by Open Doors. You can watch exclusive videos here or you may avail their free downloads.

Remember is an organization helping the families of Christians who are imprisoned for sharing the Gospel. They look for those families, bring them physical supplies and provide them with encouragement and a reminder of the hope that they have as members of the Body of Christ. They also offer a Resource Packet which includes Remember's ministry DVD, brochure, pens, magnets, and bulletin inserts.

Voice of the Martyrs
Voice of the Martyrs have many ways for you to help the persecuted church: Prisoner Alert, Colombia Parachutes, Be A Voice, Kids of Courage, VOM Books, Persecution Blog, Bibles Unbound, VOM Groups, Meetings and Conferences, and VOM Volunteer. You may visit their website to find out more about these ministries. You can also read news about Christians living in persecuted countries on this website.

Voice of the Persecuted / Paul Beech
This ministry of Paul Beech is aimed to raise awareness about persecution in Central Asia. The ministry is to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ in the USA while telling the stories of persecution.

VOM sells books, video - DVD, devotionals, apparels, and other gifts.

VOM Classroom
VOM Classroom is a site sponsored by Voice of the Martyrs, Inc. USA. They offer courses that guides Christians through persecution studies. These courses are an innovative way to bring awareness to all Christians and to encourage them to become informed and involved in ministry to the persecuted church.

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