Phil and Emily were midway through their wedding preparations. However something about their plans didn’t seem right. ‘As we began to think about a gift list, we started to feel a bit uncomfortable about receiving so much stuff, and about that amount of money being spent on us,’ recalls Emily. They decided to give their […]
Some readers may find this story upsetting. ‘I will never forget how happily I used to live,’ says Fernanda* from Colombia. ‘My family and I had our own land... and that was everything we needed to live and to be happy: our land and our family.’ One moment changed everything... It was a rainy, May […]
The second largest outbreak of Ebola in history has reached a grim milestone. More than 2,000 people have been infected in the Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC), according to its health ministry. The latest surge of cases began in August 2018, and there are now believed to be around 13 new cases reported every day. […]
Early Rain Covenant Church is celebrating some good news: the release of Jiang Rong, wife of Pastor Wang Yi. But the relentless persecution of church members continues. Jiang Rong was freed on bail earlier last week, as was another church member, Li... The post Pastor’s wife released – but no respite for Early Rain Church […]
As part of his current UK Speaking Tour, the National General Secretary of the All-India Christian Council, Kumar Swamy, was interviewed by Release’s Andrew Boyd. If you were not able to attend one of Kumar’s speaking events you may like to listen... The post Interview with Kumar Swamy, National General Secretary of the All-India Christian […]
Volunteer Co-ordinator We are seeking a Volunteer Co-ordinator to join our team; someone with a compassionate heart who is motivated by their evangelical Christian faith and has a proven track record of working with Volunteers. You will have excellent administrative and organisational... The post Vacancy – Volunteer Co-ordinator appeared first on Release International.
As the world’s attention turns to Beijing to mark the 30th anniversary of the Tiananmen Square massacre this week, Chinese officials continue their assault on religious freedom. In recent weeks, churches across China have been told to close and the Government has... The post China marks Tiananmen Square anniversary with church closures and censorship appeared […]