02 July 2007

Suffering servants...

Christians are being persecuted at an unprecedented rate in the world today. Not just discriminated against, but tortured, exterminated, treated as criminals. Martyrs are being raised up, and for their fearless witness we give thanks to God. But countless numbers are suffering anonymously.

One of the tragic chapters in this story concerns the Christians in Iraq. Many of them feel abandoned but their faith is unwavering. The first step is for us to know about the situation. For some background information, go here. And then, read this story.