Welcome to Into the Deep, International Christian Concern’s official podcast, hosted by ICC President Jeff King. What is It? Into the Deep features stories from those who have lived for Christ and experienced His goodness even in the midst of incomprehensible suffering. Get the inside scoop on what’s really going on with Christian oppression around the world–despite the media blackout. By adding Into the Deep to your weekly rotation, you’ll be able to stay up to speed on the most important breaking news, geopolitical trends, and stories from our persecuted family on Into the Deep. Is it for Me? Into the Deep is not be for weak-willed, lukewarm, or faint of heart believer. On Into the Deep, you will hear from persecuted believers who have suffered for Christ as Mr. King takes you on a spiritual journey that is both motivational, heartbreaking, and insightful. Intended to not only provide informative news about the persecuted church, but also to transform your faith and grow your relationship with God. Where Can I find It? We’re spotlighting the plight of the persecuted church to make their stories and cause more accessible to Christians everywhere! Join us and head Into the Deep, free and available on popular podcast-streaming apps today!
Episode 35: Exposing Buhari
Jeff King interviews Sunday Abdu, a former legislator with the Plateau State House of Assembly. His ethnic group, the IRIGWE tribe, which is predominantly Christian, has been devastated by Muslim Fulani militant attacks. In this episode, Sunday exposes Nigeria's president, unmasking the situation in Nigeria.
Episode 34: Crossing the Line
In part two of Jeff King's interview with Charles Mudasir, Charles shares about the realization that made him turn from Islam to Christianity and how he miraculously escaped numerous attempts on his life afterward.
Episode 33: The Price of Paradise
Jeff King interviews Charles Mudasir, a persecution survivor who grew up in a Jihadist culture and suffered extreme persecution at the hands of his own father after converting to Christianity. Miraculously, he survived to share his story.
Episode 32: Crushing the Pearl of the Orient
In part two of Jeff King's interview with Pastor Jacob, a religious refugee from Hong Kong, they discuss China's recent takeover of Hong Kong to save face following a wave of protests, potentially taking a massive financial hit.
Episode 31: Fleeing Hong Kong
Hong Kongers are losing the fight for freedom. Jeff King interviews Pastor Jacob*, who fled Hong Kong over safety concerns after China announced the introduction of the National Security Law. He shares his concerns for the church in Hong Kong and the Christians there who have flourished for years under Hong Kong's democratic government.
Episode 30: China’s Social Credit System
In part two of Jeff King's interview with Heritage analyst Olivia Enos, the two dig into China's social credit system, which is being used to manipulate and control every aspect of society—from who you talk to, to where you go. When combined with China's agenda to suppress religion, this powerful tool turns into a weapon of the state.