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2015 was ‘worst year’ for Christian persecution

persecution

With North Korea leading the way and Islamic extremism rapidly expanding, 2015 was the “worst year in modern history for Christian persecution,” according to a group tracking this issue. Iraq is in second place on Open Doors’ 2016 World Watch List, ...

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Bringing hope to Syrian refugees

Syrian refugees

MIDDLE EAST — Christian missions workers like Peter Matheson are working to bring hope to refugees. But the ongoing crisis has taken a toll on the many he serves — and on him personally — as he ministers in the ...

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Big lesson in serving small

house of the dying destitutes

A stethoscope can put a swagger in anyone’s walk. I don’t know if all doctors feel important when they have one around their necks, but I know that some do. My friend Gary had his around his neck several years ...

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Music notes | Bethel artist enters Brave New World

Amanda Cook

Bethel Music has released the debut album of its artist Amanda Cook. Brave New World features 13 original songs which the label describes as “melodic and ethereally rich atmosphere of worship.” Bethel Music, affiliated with Bethel Church, is known for ...

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