Update on Russia’s New Anti-Missionary Law

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As many of you may know from our last newscast, on July 7th of this year, Russian President Vladimir Putin signed into law highly controversial legislation aimed at restricting missionary activity and proselytizing. In an update to NRB Today, our FEBC Ukraine and Russia Director, Victor Akhterov reported on the recent wave of inspections occurring throughout Russia, which he said is …

Prayer Needed as Persecution Grows for Christians in Pakistan

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An urgent appeal for prayer has come to us from our director in Pakistan. He has told us persecution of Christians in his country continues to grow, especially after several events that have recently been in the news. In Quetta, in the southern part of the country, at least 2 Christians were killed and several injured when Christian workers were …

Free Medical Camps by FEBC Pakistan Sow Seeds of Faith

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FEBC Pakistan recently set up free medical camps in conjunction with a youth ministry for 500 people living in the slums of Gujranwala, Pakistan. The people who live there do not even have access to basic medical care, and were extremely grateful to receive checkups for major diseases like Hepatitis, diabetes, gynecology issues and other blood diseases. The participants belong to …

150 Radios Distributed in the Philippines

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Over 150 radios were distributed in metro Manila and on the island of Negros in the Philippines by local staff. The radios were given out to people living in some of the most desperate areas of the Philippines. Listeners often had tears of joy in their eyes to be able to hear the word of God they so desperately longed …

FEBC Listeners in Kazakhstan Face Persecution

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In Kazakhstan we are asking for prayer for local Christians who listen to FEBC and are facing persecution. The Karakalpaks are an ethnic group in Kazakhstan that listen faithfully to our broadcasts in the country. Recently, officials caught several Karakalpak Christians worshipping the Lord in a place not authorized for religious gatherings. Kazakhstan requires permits for places of worship and …