Pray For Persecuted Christians In Uzbekistan

(Those reading from email or an rss feed will need to click through to see the 2-minute video above) This is very personal to me. There are somewhere around 30,000 believers in Uzbekistan, which is roughly 0.001% of the population. I know a handful of them personally. They have been arrested,¬†interrogated, spied on,¬†sabotaged, and end… Continue reading Pray For Persecuted Christians In Uzbekistan

More news from Uzbekistan

Just came across this article saying that one of the very last moves of the Bush administration was to designate Uzbekistan as one of the top 8 religious rights violators in the world. It makes me sad that the Obama administration will probably completely ignore this because they ‘need’ to build an air force base… Continue reading More news from Uzbekistan

Uzbek officials refuse to allow Christians to bury family members

For many of us, if someone came up, put a gun to our head, and told us to renounce what we believe in or die, the answer would be simple. It’s easy to believe that we would die for our beliefs. But what if someone subtly, persistently made your life miserable because of what you… Continue reading Uzbek officials refuse to allow Christians to bury family members

More trouble in Uzbekistan

A Protestant from north-west Uzbekistan, Jandos Kuandikov, was arrested on 14 June and is still in detention before facing criminal trial on terrorism charges, Forum 18 News Service has learnt. Uzbek police have also recently falsely accused a Protestant refugee in Kazakhstan of terrorism charges. Amongst other recent violations of freedom of thought, conscience and… Continue reading More trouble in Uzbekistan