Abusive of his wife and a constant drunk, Pao never thought he’d ever change his ways…
Archives for September 2014
A Buddhist her whole life, Dao was haunted by what a fortune teller told her about her sins…
On his way to work everyday, Binh noticed a group of blind people standing at the same place on the side of the road. One day, Binh stopped to say hello…
Delegations from Ukraine met with Russian rebels in Minsk, Belarus to sign a ceasefire agreement on September 5th. The ceasefire has largely held despite isolated incidents of shelling and some fighting in Eastern and Southern Ukraine.
Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s president, declared that Russian troops have been deployed in Eastern Ukraine. The statement comes as new photos released by NATO show artillery, vehicles, and troops moving in and around eastern Ukraine. Petro Poroshenko, Ukraine’s president, declared that Russian troops have been deployed in Eastern Ukraine. The statement comes as new photos released by NATO show artillery, vehicles, and troops moving in and around eastern Ukraine.
NATO officials stated convoys of artillery and troops can be seen moving into position in a formation that is professional and organized, pointing to evidence that the force is Russian military and not just pro-Russian separatists.
In addition, ten Russian soldiers were captured by Ukrainian forces last Monday, after entering eastern Ukraine. The detained men add to the growing body of evidence of direct Russian involvement, yet Russia has continued to deny that its military has any presence in Ukraine.
As to the evidence of NATO satellite photos, Russia’s Foreign Minister, Sergei Lavrov, claimed that the photos were “from computer games,” as reported by NBC news.
In addition, an unnamed U.S. official cited by multiple news outlets has claimed that 1,000 Russian troops recently entered southern Ukraine to fight alongside pro-Russian separatists. Other reports continue to surface of tanks belonging to Russia captured on video in Eastern Ukraine, and confessions from Russian soldiers as to why they were in Ukraine.
Poroshenko and the Ukrainian government stated that key towns in southern Ukraine were captured by Russian forces, sending the Ukrainian forces into full retreat, reports the Washington Post. President Obama, addressing the recent Russian involvement said, “Russia is responsible for the violence in eastern Ukraine…Russia has deliberately and repeatedly violated sovereignty and territorial integrity of Ukraine.”
Religious minorities, especially Christians, are facing genocide as ISIS continues its advance in Iraq and Syria, spurring many in the U.S. to demand intervention.
For hundreds of years, the Bible has existed only in book form, and often only in a few languages. Recently, a new collaboration by multiple Christian organizations is seeking to bring free Gospel access to over 5 billion people.
As a 60-year-old widow in rural Cambodia, Mrs. Vech had little money and few resources, making life extremely difficult. When a pastor came to her village and shared the Gospel with her, she accepted Christ into her heart, and prayed for healing…
As Ebola continues to spread in West Africa, two Christian aid organizations are on the front lines combating the virus.
Christian aid workers Kent Brantly and Nancy Writebol, who contracted Ebola while working for Christian aid agencies in Liberia, were released from Emory University Hospital after being cured of the virus.