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    Among the ashes

    New film exploring how lament and times of struggle can help us encounter God in fresh, powerful ways...
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China: One night, one million Bibles

Forty years ago, in June 1981, one million Bibles were delivered to local Christians on a beach in China by a team from Open Doors. That was impressive, but what happened over the next five years is amazing...

Video: Forgiveness

Check out this incredible story of forgiveness from Jeovani, a teenager from Central African Republic who lost both his legs in a bomb attack on his church...



Iran 101

Despite intense persecutions over hundreds of years, should we really be surprised the church in Iran is still growing?

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God will never leave us

New video. Home raided, Dad arrested. Threatened and spied on. Watch Farah's story and send her a message of hope now...

Iran: 'When you walk through the fire'

Saghar managed to escape the secret police, who wanted to arrest her for leadng a house church. Read her incredible story of brave faith...

'I was 20, and I was arrested'

Watch Mojtaba from Iran share his incredible story of how God used him to share about Jesus even in an Iranian prison...

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