Nearly 200 Iraqi Christian families are preparing to return to their homes in Mosul following the defeat of the Islamic State.
70-year-old Mi-Ok* escaped North Korea earlier this year. After receiving your support, she has chosen to return and has penned a final letter of farewell.
In less than one month, in a small region of Laos, three believers have been taken by authorities.
Seven police officers arrived at a local church service. They told believers they were simply observing, but the service quickly turned.
One church in northeast Nigeria has revealed extremist group, Boko Haram, has taken the lives of 8,370 of its members.