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21 April 2018 – Nigeria

Up to 3,000 villagers from Miango in Nigeria sought refuge in neighbouring communities after attacks earlier this year. They have lost their homes and livelihoods: ask God to provide for them.

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20 April 2018 – Nigeria

Seventy-five people were killed in a string of recent attacks by Fulani militants on Christian villages in Miango, Plateau state in Nigeria. Some communities had just finished repairs after a 2017 attack.

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19 April 2018 – China

Huoshi Church in Guizhou province, China was fined £800,000 after a court decreed church offerings were ‘illegal income’. Officials forcibly sold off the three church sites to cover this fine. Pray that God will provide new buildings.

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18 April 2018 – China

Officials in China have told some of the lawyers defending Yunnan Christians (Prayer Shield 17th April) that they are suspected of defending their clients ‘illegally’ and that their qualifications will be ‘reviewed’.

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17 April 2018 – China

Pray for the release of six members of a church in Lincang, Yunnan, China, who have been handed sentences of between four and 13 years – for being part of a ‘dangerous sect’.

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16 April 2018 – China

A crackdown on ‘cults’ in Yunnan province, China has led to mass arrests of about 200 Christians – with many now facing long jail sentences. Ask God to grant His peace to those who have been convicted and those awaiting trial.

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15 April 2018 – North Korea

#Pray50 Thank God that guards in some of North Korea’s harshest prisons and labour camps know of Jesus – and the ‘dangerous’ religion He represents. Pray that they will come to know Him personally.

'Let us be on the side of those who sit in jails and are sentenced to death for their faith. Let us pray for them and help them'.

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