Category Archives: Persecution

#PrayForMarawiHostages

By Pastor Glem Melo A Catholic priest and more than a dozen have been abducted by ISIS-linked terrorists in Marawi, southern Philippines. “Father Chito Suganob and others were in the Cathedral of Our Lady Help of Christians when members of the Maute … Continue reading

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#PrayForMarawi

Yanan Melo’s post on Facebook: Please pray for the Philippines. I was chatting with some friends and family in Manila, Marawi City, and my very own Cagayan de Oro City. ISIS flags are being raised in Marawi City, and they … Continue reading

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Pray for Christians in the Middle East

By Pastor Glem Melo Relatives and friends of Coptic Christians beheaded by ISIS terrorists mourn upon hearing the news on February 16, 2015. I mourn with them. I am sure that you do, too. Let us all remember to pray for them … Continue reading

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Light in the Dark… in Iraq and Syria

By Pastor Glem Melo In the midst of the great, horrifying darkness that is engulfing Iraq and Syria, the light of the gospel of the Lord Jesus Christ shines forth. This is attested to by a report that I just received from our … Continue reading

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Pray for Persecuted Christians in Iraq

By Pastor Glem Melo The Islamic State (IS, also know as ISIL and ISIS) continues its systematic genocide of Christians, Kurds and non-Sunni Muslims in Iraq. The United Nation reports, Over the last 48 hours 200,000 civilians have fled the advance … Continue reading

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Pray for Mosul’s Christians Fleeing in Terror

By Pastor Glem Melo “Terrified Christians flee Iraq after having their doors marked by ISIS.” So Australia’s ABC News Online announces the desperate plight of our Christian brothers and sisters in Mosul. The brief report reads, ISIS militants have imposed Sharia law on the … Continue reading

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