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Discover, Pray, Transform

  • Thursday, May 28th, 2020
    In the past month more than 245,000 Persian-speakers have heard Pastor Farshid Fathi - who spent five years in prison in Iran for his Christian faith - sharing via Instagram about the forgiveness of Christ. Ahmad is a celebrity Iranian kickboxer who, after leaving Iran for a neighbouring country, became friends with Farshid. On his popular Instagram account (with 500k+ followers), Ahmad has shared seven minutes... Read more
  • Thursday, May 28th, 2020
    Maryam*, a single mum with two young children, has been following Jesus for about a year. Amid the coronavirus lockdown Maryam lost her job and - with no income  - her cupboards soon became bare. Finally, one agonising night, Maryam had to put her kids to bed hungry. In anguish she cried out, “Jesus, have you forgotten us?” As she slept, Maryam had a vivid dream. Jesus himself turned up on... Read more
  • Thursday, May 28th, 2020
    Shervin’s mother was in a fluster. A steady stream of dirty water was leaking through the ceiling, into the kitchen. She was desperately trying to mop up the mess while worrying they wouldn’t be able to find a plumber due to the coronavirus lockdown. Just then, 11-year-old Shervin came into the kitchen and, seeing his mother’s distress, said, “Mum, we should pray.” Believers in Jesus, they stopped and asked for... Read more