Christian Persecution in the Middle East

Chances are that if you’re reading this, you’re doing so on one of many¬†expensive smartphones, tablets, or computers that you or your family owns. There are many people who don’t have these luxuries, who might have a single device for their whole family to get online. Some don’t even have that.

The persecution of Christians and other religions throughout the western world is real and shouldn’t be dismissed, but it’s nothing compared to what people in other countries have to face for their faith. In America, we might get upset because gay marriage is legal or because a Kentucky county clerk has to spend a few days in jail, but very few of us are faced with life or death situations where we must choose between abandoning our faith or dying.

In other countries, that’s exactly what people face.

Here’s a video that details some of the challenges and how those in western society should observe and act upon them.

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Chances are that if you're reading this, you're doing so on one of many expensive smartphones, tablets, or computers that you or your family owns. There are many people who don't have these luxuries, who might have a single device for their whole family to get online. Some don't even...