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ISIS abducts three-year-old from fleeing Christian family

By Mark Ellis

Christina Khader Ebada, a 3 year-old Assyrian girl, was abducted from her Christian family in northern Iraq as they fled Baghdeda, also known as Qaraqosh, according to the Assyrian International News Agency (AINA).

In July, ISIS forces attempted to occupy the city, but Kurdish Peshmerga fought them off, while elders, women, and children fled to neighboring towns. The town …

Church in Sri Lanka

Photo of the Day: Church in Sri Lanka

 

An indigenous ministry in Sri Lanka is going house-to-house telling the good news of Jesus to anyone who will listen. The area is influenced by various cults, sorceries, witchcraft, etc. In one particular coastal town, a small congregation was able to collect enough funds to buy a small piece of land and build a 12’ x 20’ hall with …

Are they the same person?

British jihadists known as ‘The Beatles’ are prime suspects in beheading of journalist James Foley

By Mark Ellis

A 24-year-old British rapper from west London is one of three prime suspects in the gruesome execution of journalist James Foley by ISIS extremists.

Abdel-Majed Abdel Bary, known as Jihadi John, travelled to Syria last year from his $1.8 million home in west London, where he lived with his mother Ragaa and his five siblings, according to the Sydney …

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Jihadist serial killer murdered four in U.S., but was largely ignored by the media

By Mark Ellis

An armed jihadist serial killer murdered at least four men in a killing spree from April through June as acts of “vengeance” for Muslims killed overseas by the United States, but his crimes were not covered extensively by the media.

After his apprehension by police, Ali Muhammad Brown described his June murder of Brendan Tevlin, 19, as a “just …

ISIS sold 700 Yazidi women in slave market, forced circumcision on Christian men

The Tunisia Daily is reporting that the Islamic State (ISIS) forcefully circumcised Assyrian men in Mosul, without anesthesia. The report does not specify the number of men that were affected but does state that it was an organized mass circumcision. ISIS has ordered the circumcision of all Christian children and adults who remain in Mosul.

Very few Assyrian Christians stayed in …

Dr. Kent Brantly delivers remarks as he is released from hospital

Ebola-infected doctor released from hospital, thanks God for his miraculous recovery

By Mark Ellis

American missionary doctor Kent Brantly thanked God for his recovery from the deadly Ebola virus as he was released from Emory University Hospital, where he has been treated the last three weeks.

“Today is a miraculous day,” said a beaming Dr. Brantly as he was released from his isolation unit at the hospital. “I am thrilled to be alive, …

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Former New York mobster, captain of the Colombo crime family, found Christ in prison

By Dan Wooding

Michael Franzese was formerly a high-ranking member of one of New York’s most violent and ruthless crime families. His life was filled with power, luxury, and deadly violence. Michael masterminded brilliant scams on the edge of the legitimate business world, from auto dealerships and union kickbacks to financial services.

At one time, Franzese was generating $5-8 million per week …

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Miracles in Israel: Hand of God diverts incoming missile, mysterious fog helps troops

By Mark Ellis

Despite a barrage of missiles fired at Israel by Hamas, there have been remarkably few civilian casualties, partly due to Israel’s Iron Dome defense system, but it may also be due to an unseen Defender who controls the wind and the waves.

The Iron Dome system is effective 90 percent of the time, but the 10 percent of missiles …

Jewish doctor saves Muslim woman’s life; she returns with suicide belt to blow up hospital

By Dr. Arieh Eldad, M.D.
I was instrumental in establishing the “Israeli National Skin Bank”, which is the largest in the world. The National Skin Bank stores skin for every day needs as well as for war time or mass casualty situations.

This skin bank is hosted at the Hadassah Ein Kerem University hospital in Jerusalem where I was the Chairman of …

Christopher reading Bible with Duch in prison

He survived the killing fields, led Pol Pot’s murderous general to Christ

By Mark Ellis

He grew up in the palace of the king, but after the Khmer Rouge came to power in Cambodia he lost his privileged lifestyle and nearly his life. After he found Christ in a refugee camp, he became a soul-winner himself – bringing hope to one of the most notorious monsters of the killing fields.

“I was raised in …