Today I listened to a sermon by Pastor Martyn Lloyd-Jones—The Destruction of the World. The summary from the MLJ website states: A Sermon on Matthew 24:3-14 Signs of the End of the Age As he sat on the Mount of Olives, the disciples came to him privately, saying, “Tell us, when will these things be, … More Peace, Prosperity, and the Gospel
My uncle, Ivor, was born in Tenby, Pembrokeshire, South Wales. Tenby is a walled city. I am told the English built it for a place to live, and walled it to keep the fierce Celts out. It still has walls, and several gates that are just wide enough to allow cars and small trucks to … More Do Not Keep Silent
“Asia Bibi has left Pakistan and reached Canada. She has reunited with her family,” Saif Ul Malook, Ms. Bibi’s Lawyer, confirmed the news to The Guardian. (as reported in Christianity Today.) “Release International CEO Paul Robinson questioned why it had taken so long for her to be able to leave the country. “We are overjoyed … More Asia Bibi Left Pakistan; Now in Canada
“At least six explosions were reported this morning at three churches in Kochchikade, Katana, and Batticaloa and three five-star hotels in Colombo, police said. “Explosions were reported at St. Anthony’s Church in Kochchikade, Kotahena and St.Sebastian’s Church in Katuwapitiya, Katana. “Explosions were also reported at three five-star hotels, the Shangri-La, Cinnamon Grand and Kingsbury … More Sri Lanka Easter Attacks: 270 Murdered; 450 Injured
“Pakistani Prime Minister Imran Khan has announced that Asia Bibi, a Christian woman who last year was saved from death row after being accused of blasphemy against Islam, will soon leave Pakistan to be reunited with her family.”—The Jerusalem Post. According to the article, Ms. Bibi’s documentation is now ready, and she is set to … More Will She Make It Out Of Pakistan Alive?
“Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Christ, so that you may be overjoyed when His glory is revealed. If you are insulted because of the name of Christ, you are blessed, … More Persecution of Christians in China and India
. . . not always good news. Nothing to report on Ms.Asia Bibi. And this only means that she’s still imprisoned behind four walls. The only difference from before her acquittal, and rescue from the death sentence wrongfully imposed upon her, is that now the door to her jail is wide open—is she dares to … More No News is. . .
“Dear friends, do not be surprised at the painful trial you are suffering, as though something strange were happening to you. But rejoice that you participate in the sufferings of Messiah, so that you may be overjoyed when His glory is revealed. If you are insulted because of the name of Messiah, you are blessed, … More Persecution Update
Somewhere. Hopefully in Canada. Several reports have been made of her exodus from Pakistan, her reuniting with her children, her safety in Canada, albeit hidden away. But those reports aren’t conclusive, and may only be wishful thinking. In the meantime, the incredible case of Ms. Bibi has, according to Mohammad Zaheer of the Independent, has changed … More Where is Asia Bibi?
“The Supreme Court upheld its decision to overturn Asia Bibi’s conviction and death sentence.” —BBC Reports. Amnesty International is now calling for Ms. Bibi’s freedom, and that Pakistan’s Supreme Court not entertain further requests to rescind its overturn of the conviction. “This shameful delay in enforcing Asia Bibi’s rights only reinforces the need for the Pakistani … More Pakistan Supreme Court Upholds Overturn of Asia Bibi Conviction