Wednesday, December 30, 2015

Emergency Syrian Prayer Request

#15faves --SYRIA--"ISIS has started to kidnap and kill the Christians in that area. We have very bad situation now as...

Posted by Mission Network News on Tuesday, December 29, 2015

Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Persecution in Kenya

Follow-up on that awesome story we shared with you yesterday..."These Muslims, choosing to put their own lives at-risk [to protect Christians] were facing certain death by doing this.”

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, December 23, 2015

Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Early Release of Iranian Pastor

UPDATE: #Iranian pastor has been released early from prison!At the time of his arrest, he was working full-time as a #pastor and leader of house #churches:

Posted by Open Doors USA on Tuesday, December 22, 2015

Christmas Canceled in Brunei

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Monday, December 21, 2015

Muslims Protect Christians

As we are just a few days away from #Christmas, we know that attacks against #Christians are likely to increase, as they...

Posted by Open Doors USA on Monday, December 21, 2015

Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Chibok Schoolgirls

More details on the deaths of 18 Chibok parents...

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Persecuted St. Nick?

Santa Claus was really a persecuted Christian? Here's the real story of Nicholas of Myra to share with your children this Christmas: bit.ly/1QnzInN.

Posted by The Voice of the Martyrs - USA on Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Horror in the Middle East

In June of last year the world watched in horror as Islamic extremists calling themselves the Islamic State (ISIS)...

Posted by The Voice of the Martyrs - USA on Wednesday, December 16, 2015

UK Pastor on trial for calling Islam "Satanic"

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Monday, December 7, 2015

Naghmeh Breaks Silence

To my dearest friends,After a month of resting and healing and sitting at the feet of Jesus, today I felt led to...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Monday, December 7, 2015

Saturday, December 5, 2015

Indictment of American Church on Global Christian Persecution

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Christian Indoctrination Charges

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Blog Commentary

Though it appears from time to time that I have neglected posting, recently, news articles have not been readily available which may be a good thing!  Check back frequently for information to pray over.  In the meantime I will look for new sources covering the Persecuted and Suffering to add to my list.

Suicide Bombing in Chad

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Saturday, November 14, 2015

Indonesia

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Lebanon Losses

BREAKING: "After the apostates gathered in the area, one of the knights of martyrdom detonated his explosive belt in the...

Posted by Mission Network News on Friday, November 13, 2015

Kazakhstan

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Monday, November 9, 2015

Trapped Syrian Christians


:: PRAYER ALERT :: “There is no electricity and no water...Shells randomly hit the city from the fighting.“People are...
Posted by Mission Network News on Monday, November 9, 2015

Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Prison Worker Quotes Bible and Has to Resign

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Stabbed

In 2007, Luz's husband, a pastor, was murdered for his faith in Christ while she was expecting twins. VOM immediately...

Posted by The Voice of the Martyrs - USA on Wednesday, November 4, 2015

Monday, November 2, 2015

Naghmeh Taking Time Off

Dearest friends,I am going to be taking time off of my social media and Facebook (at least for the next 2-3 months)...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Sunday, November 1, 2015

Thousands Convert

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Prayer for Their Attackers

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Wednesday, October 28, 2015

Saturday, October 24, 2015

Naghmeh Speaks of Her Attackers

Dear Friends! This is a great article that summarizes some of my posts and how the Lord has been speaking to me. I hope...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Saturday, October 24, 2015

Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Holding on to Hope

Update on Saeed:Dear friends, There is not much update that I can provide today. As usual Saeed's parents visited...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, October 21, 2015

Friday, October 16, 2015

Christian Genocide

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Terrorist Converts

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Part 2 of Abedini Interview

This is part 2 of my interview with Billy Graham Radio. It describes events leading up to Saeed's arrest and our journey through it. I hope you are all encouraged!

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Thursday, October 15, 2015

Thursday, October 15, 2015

Wednesday, October 14, 2015

Latest on Pastor Saeed

Update on Saeed:I spoke with Saeed's parents today after their prison visitation with Saeed. They continue to be...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, October 14, 2015

I Am N

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Monday, October 12, 2015

Nepali Hindu's React Against Christianity

"This is something that the foreigners brought. This is undermining our nation. It’s undermining our culture."

Posted by Mission Network News on Monday, October 12, 2015

ISIS Commits Mass Executions

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Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Saeeds' Testimonies

Many of you have asked how I became a Christian, how Saeed became a Christian, and how we met. This recent interview...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, October 7, 2015

Tuesday, October 6, 2015

Asia Bibi Life at Risk

"She is a symbol for a community which pays for its faith with its mothers, wives, fathers, husbands and children. The...

Posted by Open Doors USA on Tuesday, October 6, 2015

ISIS Tortures 12 Christians

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Thursday, October 1, 2015

Nigeria Praise

PRAISE: Christian Aid Mission is partnering with a local church to give futures back to kids who've been displaced by Boko Haram.

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, October 1, 2015

Non-stop Prayer in China

From our friends at 8thirty8..."My tears fell like the rain and I started praying. God gave us a vision to help bring...

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Busy Schedule for Naghmeh

Guess who I ran into in New York??? My friend Rev. Franklin Graham who tooktime to encourage me and to minister to me....

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Nepal Still in Need

India's message to Nepal -- "If you don’t amend that constitution and make it more to our liking, we’ll starve you out."

Posted by Mission Network News on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Aid Worker Assassinated in Bangladesh

BREAKING: The Islamic State (IS) has taken responsibility for gunning down the Italian program manager of a Christian-backed aid group in Dhaka, Bangladesh. #PrayerNeeded

Posted by Mission Network News on Tuesday, September 29, 2015

Pastor Saeed's Parent's Visit

Update on Saeed:I called Saeed's parents this morning and it was heart wrenching hearing Saeed's mom wail and weep as...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Monday, September 28, 2015

More on Saeed's Situation

"My husband is not collateral. He is a father and a man who broke no law. Yet Iran is treating him like a pawn in a game...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Monday, September 28, 2015

Iranian President Speaks

I was just on Fox News this morning discussing the Iranian president's remarks last night that if the US would release...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Monday, September 28, 2015

Sunday, September 27, 2015

Iranian Delegation

I am at Boise Airport getting ready to head out to New York. Please pray for me as tomorrow is a crucial day. The...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Sunday, September 27, 2015

Friday, September 25, 2015

Sold Into Marraige

A #NorthKorean woman sold into marriage in #China, is now a strong #Christian and bringing others to Christ:

Posted by Open Doors USA on Thursday, September 24, 2015

Thursday, September 24, 2015

Saudi Arabia Hajj Stampede

BREAKING: Muslims are seeking God -- please pray they find the True One!

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, September 24, 2015

Wednesday, September 23, 2015

News on Pastor Saeed - click here for more


Christian Persecution

Christian persecution is at it's worst in the modern era. The World Watch List is a report on the top 50 countries where...

Posted by Open Doors USA on Wednesday, September 23, 2015

Global Leaders Speak Out!

Praise God, Following my presentation in front of 100 Parliament leaders from 50 countries, 67 Parliamentarians signed a letter to the Speaker of the Iranian Parliament calling for Pastor Saeed’s release!

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Naghmeh Goes to Congress

UREGENT PRAYER REQUEST:Dear friends,I have been invited to attend the joint meeting of congress on September 24 in...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Tuesday, September 22, 2015

Sunday, September 20, 2015

Naghmeh Speaks to Parliament Leaders

Thank you all for your prayers! Today I spoke to over 100 Parliament leaders from 50 countries (many Muslim countries...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Saturday, September 19, 2015

Friday, September 18, 2015

VOA Gives Interview

It was an honor being interviewed by Masih Alinejad just now for VOA Persia! She is a journalist working for human...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Friday, September 18, 2015

Meeting with UN Ambassador

Thank you for your prayers! I had a great meeting with Ambassador Samantha Power! I am in awe of God and the doors that...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Friday, September 18, 2015

Iran Message

I am here at the International Panel of Parliamentarians for Freedom of Religion or Belief in New York and minutes into...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Friday, September 18, 2015

Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Rumbles in Chile

BREAKING -- Please pray for our friends in & around Santiago!!

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Turkey

In case you haven’t noticed, Turkey is reaching critical mass....

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Pastor Saeed Visit

IMPORTANT UPDATE ON SAEED!!!After two months of not having any visitations, Saeed finally had a visitation by a family...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, September 16, 2015

Monday, September 14, 2015

National Prayer Vigil for Pastor Saeed - Sept 26

9/26/2015

7:00 PM

Faith Bible Church
West Entrance
1800 46th St NE
Cedar Rapids, IA


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Prayer Rally

I am excited to announce that we have a venue for the prayer rally on September 28. This is the day that the Iranian...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Sunday, September 13, 2015

Saturday, September 12, 2015

This is Wonderful

Happy Birthday to my sweet 9 year old girl!Today Rebekka did NOT get her wish to have daddy home for her birthday and...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Saturday, September 12, 2015

Tuesday, September 8, 2015

Reminder to Pray!

URGENT PRAYER REQUEST: Naghmeh Abedini, the wife of imprisoned American Pastor Saeed Abedini, is calling for fasting and...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Thursday, September 10, 2015

Friday, September 4, 2015

Flooding

PRAYER ALERT: Remember Myanmar flood victims, and pray that they’ll experience and embrace the hope found in Christ...

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, September 3, 2015

Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Lost Hope?

Thank you Cathe Laurie for your friendship and continued support.

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Migrant Crisis in Europe

“What a great opportunity for the Church to step in and care for the stranger and make Christ known.”

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Crosses in China

Why has the #Chinese government torn down over 1,200 crosses over the past 2 years?:

Posted by Open Doors USA on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Naghmeh Requests Meeting with President of Iran

I will be in New York September 28-October 1 requesting to meet with the Iranian president and other officials not only...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, September 2, 2015

Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Vietnamese Church

The trend is #Vietnamese Christian are facing more intense persecution this year than in 2004. Please #pray for Christians in #Vietnam:

Posted by Open Doors USA on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Libya Power Vacuum

“Pray and share their stories. They know that the more we share their stories, the more Christians will be praying, and that unites the body of Christ.”

Posted by Mission Network News on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Letter Writing Campaign

Please join this letter writing campaign! Thank you.

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Tuesday, September 1, 2015

Monday, August 31, 2015

Syria

"Samir" has no money, no job, and his kids are begging him for food because they haven’t eaten in days. They have...

Posted by Mission Network News on Monday, August 31, 2015

First Day of School for Pastor Saeed's Children

First Day of School and we carry Saeed with us in our hearts. 󾬕It is hard thinking that Saeed has never been able to...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Monday, August 31, 2015

Thursday, August 27, 2015

Burma Anti-Conversion

PRAYER NEEDED: Burma's Union Parliament is at it again....

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, August 27, 2015

Home at Last!

Thank you all for praying!! The South Sudanese pastors are home!! :)

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, August 27, 2015

Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Gospel in Egypt

:: PRAISE REPORT :: "Ali" has one goal: to wash Egypt with the Word of God. He's well on his way!!

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Pastor Saeed Prayer Vigil

Hello friends! A friend of mine who is also coordinating a prayer vigil for Saeed on September 26 created this...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, August 26, 2015

Friday, August 21, 2015

Cards for Rebekka

Many of you have asked me when Rebekka's birthday is and an address to send her cards of encouragement. She would be so...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Friday, August 21, 2015

Thursday, August 20, 2015

Pastor Saeed's Children

Dear friends,I would appreciate your prayers for the kids. Specially for Rebekka. Her birthday is coming up in...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Thursday, August 20, 2015

South Sudan War Refugees

Despite South Sudan's continual violence, Kids Alive International is showing war victims God’s love by giving them the tools they need to thrive.

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, August 20, 2015

Rally for Religious Liberty

I am honored to be joining Senator Ted Cruz for the Rally for Religious Liberty tomorrow (Friday, August 21) in Des...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Thursday, August 20, 2015

Cuba

The new Cuba-U.S. relationship means lots of change on the policy side, but what about in missions??

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, August 19, 2015

Monday, August 17, 2015

Naghmeh will be in Des Moines

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Pastor Saeed Targeted

URGENT UPDATE on SAEED: We have learned from an Iranian human rights news source published this week that Saeed was...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Friday, August 14, 2015

Prayer Vigil for Pastor Saeed

Dear friends,Below is the list of State Capitals that do not have prayer vigils set up yet. Would you consider hosting...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Monday, August 17, 2015

Thursday, August 13, 2015

Sudanese Pastors in Need of Prayer Again!

Turkey

”Pray for Turkey and the Middle East. There is fire going on, and nobody knows what is happening. Every day, people are...

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, August 13, 2015

Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Iran Prisoner Release

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Pastor Saeed Prayer Vigil

Dear friends,Many of you have asked how you can help and have asked about an update on Saeed. The problem is that I...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Some Syrian Christians Released

#IslamicState releases 22 Christian #hostages in northeast #Syria:

Posted by Open Doors USA on Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Myanmar Flooding

“One leader noted that he is hearing people crying out to their Buddhist and animist gods for help.”Those gods aren’t responding, but followers of Christ are!

Posted by Mission Network News on Wednesday, August 12, 2015

Naghmeh's song

This amazing song was written and sung by my friend Brant Hansen Page. I cry every time I hear it. My favorite line is: ...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Tuesday, August 11, 2015

Monday, August 10, 2015

Rising Water in Myanmar

PRAYER NEEDED: Waters are rising fast in Myanmar & World Mission's team needs your prayers as they respond. “Pray for...

Posted by Mission Network News on Monday, August 10, 2015

Friday, August 7, 2015

Nepali Policies

With new limitations and anti-conversion laws being seriously discussed, the Nepalese Church is desperately asking for prayer.

Posted by Mission Network News on Friday, August 7, 2015

Abduction

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Posted by Mission Network News on Friday, August 7, 2015

Thursday, August 6, 2015

Pakistan Captives

Almost 2 Girls a Day Are Forced to Convert from Christianity to #Islam. Fouzia (not her real name) is one of those women. The mother of three was kidnapped, forced to convert to Islam and marry a Muslim man.

Posted by Open Doors USA on Thursday, August 6, 2015

Praise from Sudan - Release!

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Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Refreshing time for Pastor Saeed's family

We are having another wonderful day in Portland! Japanese garden was so beautiful. We are also learning how to use...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Myanmar

PRAYER ALERT: "Our workers in villages have no place to run. They are just living in a thatched house. The water is...

Posted by Mission Network News on Tuesday, August 4, 2015

ISIS

“Accept the fact that this caliphate will survive and prosper until it takes over the entire world and beheads every last person that rebels against Allah. This is the bitter truth. Swallow it.”

Posted by Mission Network News on Tuesday, August 4, 2015

Friday, July 31, 2015

Ethiopian Christians Killed in Libya

“I am really very sorry about the Ethiopian Christians killed in #Libya. I pray that God may comfort the families they...

Posted by Open Doors USA on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Three years ago today - Pastor Saeed

Three years ago today the kids and I were planning to go to the airport to pick up Saeed. July 30 was to be a joyous day...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Thursday, July 30, 2015

From the Heart of Naghmeh

Psalms 62:5-8 NLT"Let all that I am WAIT QUIETLY before God, for my HOPE is in him. He alone is my rock and my...

Posted by Naghmeh Abedini on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Pastor Saeed Prayer Vigil

Who will join me in coordinating another prayer vigil for Saeed this year? Our hope is in God alone. There is power when...

Posted by Pray for Pastor Saeed Abedini on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Syrian Refugees find hope

PRAISE: Syrian refugees haven't been forgotten!

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Sudanese pastors

UPDATE: The final hearing of South Sudanese pastors Yat Michael Rout and Peter Yein Reith will be on August 5. The...

Posted by Mission Network News on Thursday, July 30, 2015

Monday, July 27, 2015

Libyan Victims

Please pray for the 3 Christian men kidnapped in Libya by ISIS!!

Posted by Mission Network News on Monday, July 27, 2015