12 episodes

Your weekly look into the persecuted church. You'll find out more about what Christians are facing around the world and learn how you can pray for your persecuted brothers and sisters.

World Watch Weekly Open Doors Canada

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    • 4.9, 7 Ratings

Your weekly look into the persecuted church. You'll find out more about what Christians are facing around the world and learn how you can pray for your persecuted brothers and sisters.

    Persecution isn't Stopping the Church from Growing

    Persecution isn't Stopping the Church from Growing

    On this episode of World Watch Weekly, we'll discuss the country with the fastest growing church in the world right now - Iran. We'll get insight on living in isolation from a man who spent 36 days in solitary confinement and we'll hear the story of two courageous young girls who continued to share the gospel despite the risk of imprisonment. Listen on to find out how you can be praying for our brothers and sisters in Iran. Download a copy of the 2020 World Watch List at www.opendoorsca.org/world-watch-list/about-persecution. Find more resources to pray for the persecuted church at www.opendoorsca.org/get-involved/pray/. Send us your questions to podcast@odcan.org.Subscribe to World Watch Weekly podcast via iTunes, PodBean, Spotify, or RSS Feed.*Names of persecuted Christians may be changed for security purposes*

    • 10 min
    The Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

    The Worst Humanitarian Crisis in the World

    On this episode of World Watch Weekly, we'll discuss the country with the worst humanitarian crisis in the world right now - Yemen. Unfortunately, Yemen is also the #8 on the World Watch List and Christians face additional pressure and persecution amidst this crisis. Listen on to find out how you can be praying for our Yemeni brothers and sisters. Download a copy of the 2020 World Watch List at www.opendoorsca.org/world-watch-list/about-persecution. Find more resources to pray for the persecuted church at www.opendoorsca.org/get-involved/pray/. Send us your questions to podcast@odcan.org.Subscribe to World Watch Weekly podcast via iTunes, PodBean, Spotify, or RSS Feed.*Names of persecuted Christians may be changed for security purposes*

    • 12 min
    Imprisoned for Christ in Eritrea

    Imprisoned for Christ in Eritrea

    On this episode of World Watch Weekly, we'll discuss the #6 country on the World Watch List, Eritrea, we'll share the story of Paul* who spent 10 years in prison for Christ and we'll hear from Helen Berhane who spent 30 months in a shipping container while imprisoned in Eritrea. Download a copy of the 2020 World Watch List at www.opendoorsca.org/world-watch-list/about-persecution. Find more resources to pray for the persecuted church at www.opendoorsca.org/get-involved/pray/. Send us your questions to podcast@odcan.org.Subscribe to World Watch Weekly podcast via iTunes, PodBean, Spotify, or RSS Feed.*Names of persecuted Christians may be changed for security purposes*

    • 14 min
    Why is Baptism so Dangerous for Persecuted Christians?

    Why is Baptism so Dangerous for Persecuted Christians?

    On this episode of World Watch Weekly, we'll discuss the issues with talking about the persecuted church on the internet, we'll briefly discuss the #5 country on the World Watch List, Pakistan, and we'll talk about why Baptism is so dangerous for believers from a Muslim background. To purchase Nik Ripken's Insanity of Obedience, please visit https://www.opendoorsca.org/product/the-insanity-of-obedience/Download a copy of the 2020 World Watch List at www.opendoorsca.org/world-watch-list/about-persecution. Find more resources to pray for the persecuted church at www.opendoorsca.org/get-involved/pray/. Send us your questions to podcast@odcan.org.Subscribe to World Watch Weekly podcast via iTunes, PodBean, Spotify, or RSS Feed.*Names of persecuted Christians may be changed for security purposes*

    • 13 min
    Is Sudan changing for the better?

    Is Sudan changing for the better?

    On this episode of World Watch Weekly, we're joined by Yasin* who shares about the persecution of Christians in Sudan. Yasin* has been engaged in different aspects of service to glorify the Lord throughout his life. However, serving the persecuted Church has been most energizing for him. Sudan, as one of the countries where Christians have been facing some of the fiercest persecution in the world, has been particularly challenging but also rewarding. He is well-informed on what is happening with believers on the ground. You don't want to miss this interview. Download a copy of the 2020 World Watch List at www.opendoorsca.org/world-watch-list/about-persecution. Find more resources to pray for the persecuted church at www.opendoorsca.org/get-involved/pray/. Send us your questions to podcast@odcan.org.Subscribe to World Watch Weekly podcast via iTunes, PodBean, Spotify, or RSS Feed.*Names of persecuted Christians may be changed for security purposes*

    • 17 min
    Answering your Questions

    Answering your Questions

    On this episode of World Watch Weekly, we're joined by the Executive Director of Open Doors Canada to answer your questions. Register for Night with the Persecuted Church at www.persecutedchurch.ca. Download a copy of the 2020 World Watch List at www.opendoorsca.org/world-watch-list/about-persecution. Find more resources to pray for the persecuted church at www.opendoorsca.org/get-involved/pray/. Send us your questions to podcast@odcan.org.Subscribe to World Watch Weekly podcast via iTunes, PodBean, Spotify, or RSS Feed.**Names of persecuted Christians may be changed for security purposes**

    • 15 min

Customer Reviews

4.9 out of 5
7 Ratings

7 Ratings

AustinColin ,

So informative

Thank God for you Open Doors.

Wiley's Mom ,

Excellent Podcast

So happy to know there is a podcast to listen to and be inspired by! Love the up-dates and challenges to our own hearts! Thanks so much - great job! We’ll keep praying! Shelley & Shane

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