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  • Thursday, January 04th, 2018
    Elam Ministries and Iranian Christians are asking the global church to intercede for Iran following the recent popular protests that swept through the country. From 28 December 2017, many Iranian cities and towns witnessed popular protests for several days. Clashes with the authorities led to at least 21 people being killed, and as many as one thousand protestors may have been arrested. Iran’s state media... Read more
  • Thursday, November 30th, 2017
    Hessam* was curious about Jesus and had many questions he wanted to ask. But he did not know where to go to find answers. Then one day a friend mentioned a Christian social media channel. Eagerly, Hessam found the channel and started asking his questions to the moderator - a trained Elam pastor. One day, after talking on a secure line for many hours, the pastor had the joy of leading Hessam to the Lord.... Read more
  • Thursday, November 30th, 2017
    On Wedneday 21st November 2017 iconic buildings in the UK, including the Houses of Parliament, were lit up red in solidarity with people suffering for their faith around the world.   Lambeth Palace and at least 10 cathedrals across the UK were also illuminated, while a red London bus was emblazoned with '#RedWednesday.'   The campaign - organised by Aid to the Church in Need (ACN) and Christian... Read more
  • Thursday, November 30th, 2017
    At least 445 Iranians were killed and over 7000 injured* after a devastating earthquake struck the Iran-Iraq border on 12 November 2017. This has been reported as the deadliest quake in the world this year. The earthquake was felt as far as Kuwait, Qatar, Turkey, Lebanon, Israel and the United Arab Emirates. At least 7 people were also killed in Iraq. Kermanshah province... Read more