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Diphtheria cases on the rise among Rohingya refugees, children

Bangladesh (MNN) – Between 600,000 and one million Rohingya have fled ethnic violence in Myanmar since October. Myanmar and Bangladesh say they are moving towards a solution that will repatriate Rohingya refugees back to their home country. But Myanmar’s actions so far tell a different story. And human rights groups warn that if the Rohingya…

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Bringing the Gospel to unreached peoples

MNN (International) – There are over 16,000 unreached peoples around the world, more than two billion individuals who have never heard the Gospel of Jesus Christ. Yet only one percent of money given to foreign missions goes to bring the Word of God to these unreached people groups. In fact, Christians seem to be largely…

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Decade long project entering the home stretch

Mexico (MNN) – Over the last decade, a mission organization in Mexico has been quietly plugging away at a goal that most of us might call impossible. That goal is to reach every home in Mexico with the Gospel. The group, Every Home for Christ, has been heavily resourced by World Missionary Press over the…

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Tension in Lebanon and the hope of Advent

Lebanon (MNN) — The Advent season gives believers a chance to focus on Christ’s message of hope, and according to Nuna of Triumphant Mercy Ministries, that’s exactly what Lebanon needs right now. “It’s true that everything is decorated and everyone’s getting ready to have Christmas and to celebrate, but at the same time you can…

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Biblica teams up with Keith and Kristen Getty for 1,000,001 campaign

USA (MNN) – This Christmas season, Biblica has teamed up the Keith and Kristyn Getty to give the ultimate gift through its 1,000,001 Campaign. The Gettys and Biblica Since 2011, the Gettys have done an annual Christmas tour and through that time several agencies have come alongside them. This year, the passion behind the tour…

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Pakistan: Ominous threat accompanies suicide attack

Pakistan (MNN) – If you’ve been following Mission Network News for any length of time, you know that holy days are when terrorists are most likely to strike. Every Easter and Christmas, we have a story from somewhere around the world where extremists take advantage of a full house of worship and both chaos and…

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e3 Partners celebrates 30 years of ministry with record impact

USA (MNN/E3P) — As the end of 2017 nears, e3 Partners, a nonprofit organization that exists to make the local church accessible to everyone, everywhere, will complete its 30th year of ministry with record results, celebrating the planting of more than 36,000 churches around the globe this year. “We rejoice in all that God has…

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Central Asian churches may face more restrictions

Central Asia (MNN) – Some Central Asian churches may soon be facing stricter regulations. A Central Asian country, which we can’t name for security purposes, has freedom of religion. But, it limits this freedom through religion laws. Possible Compulsory Reregistration And right now, it’s looking at amending its current one. Slavic Gospel Association’s Joel Griffith…

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South Asia: a field for growth, growing pains and challenge

South Asia (MNN) —  South Asia’s Christians have experienced a significant spike in persecution over the last few months.  For that reason, this story was not posted due to security concerns.  However, because God reigns and is moving today in every corner of the globe, we invite you to view this Prayercast video (click here)…

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Internship opportunities that serve vulnerable children

International (MNN) – According to UNICEF, there are about 140 million orphans on our globe today. These are children who have lost one or both of their parents. Around this time of year, vulnerable groups like orphans are often the focus of domestic and international charities. However, Orphan’s Heart is one organization working year-round to…

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