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Faithful Until Death: The Sacrifices of Three Southwestern Women

The New Testament records that as the church grew, women were among the first converts (Acts 5:14, 8:12, 17:4,12). Scripture also records that women were among the first persecuted for their faith (Acts 8:3; 9:22; 22:4). And from that time ... Read More »

The Cost of Saying, "I am a Christian"…Then and Now

The Houston Chronicle¬†featured the moving story of a young woman persecuted for her Christian faith.¬† Sixteen-year-old Julie Afab was working in an office in Pakistan.¬† A man who came to the office was offended by the silver cross she wo... Read More »