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Suffering for Christ

Two brothers in Bangalore learned what it means to suffer for the name of Christ after sharing their faith one afternoon. After evangelizing to a mysterious man, a group of men surrounded them, beat them publicly, and then allowed the police to arrest and imprison them under false accusations. Both brothers lived to tell the tale, and one of them, Prem, shared the story with ICOC HotNews.

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ICOC HotNews Episode: "Suffering for the Name (2): Prem's Story"

    Two brothers in Bangalore learned what it means to suffer for the name of Christ after sharing their faith one afternoon. After evangelizing to a mysterious man, a group of men surrounded them, beat them publicly, and then allowed the police to arrest and imprison them under false accusations. Both brothers lived to tell the tale, and one of them, Prem, shared the story with ICOC HotNews.


ICOC HotNews Episode: "Suffering for the Name (1): Nalini's Story"

    When Nalini, a sister in Chennai, decided to start following Jesus she immediately faced serious persecution from her father.  He kicked her out of the house, beat publicly in front of 300 people, handed her to the police, and continued to cause her distress for three years. By God’s grace, she persevered and she shared her story with ICOC HotNews.

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ICOC HotNews Episode: "The London Report"

    When HotNews visited the UK earlier this year, we saw evidence of God's work to unite and strengthen the International Church of Christ family there.  After several years of trial, the London church is healthy again and is eager to do even greater things for God. In this episode, evangelist Mohan Nanjundan shares some of the biggest highlights.

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ICOC HotNews Episode: "Spotlight: Trichy"

     In our last episode, HotNews visited a small ICOC congregation in Trichy, India where a great revival is taking place.  In this Spotlight episode, we take a second look at the church in Trichy and interview six disciples who truly endured through through some difficult spiritual battles.  These stories remind us how God enables us to endure through intense persecution, help the ones we love become Christians, and change the course of the next generation.

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ICOC HotNews Episode: "Trichy, India: A Lesson in Faith"

    While in India, ICOC HotNews made a short trip to the city of Trichy where a powerful church revival is taking place.  In 2007, after ten years of creeping stagnation and internal bitterness, the International Church of Christ in Trichy was slowly dissolving away.  By the grace of God, however, one couple stepped up to help steer the church in a new direction—even while supporting themselves financially.


ICOC HotNews Episode: HOPE Youth Corps One Volunteer's Story

    For the last 20 years, HOPEww's HOPE Youth Corps (HYC) program has provided countless young disciples worldwide an opportunity to serve people in foreign lands. These 10-day service projects not only help the communities involved, but they also transform the lives of those serving. In this episode, we follow one volunteer, Alyssa Fazio, as she shares her experience at the most recent HYC in Chennai, India.

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