Prayer & Fasting
Information about fasting:
Cru (Campus Crusade for Christ): Your Personal Guide to Fasting and Prayer
John Piper: A Hunger for God: Desiring God Through Fasting and Prayer (free .pdf download)
Desiring God: Search for fasting resources
Praying for the Persecuted Church
Internet Resources for the Persecuted Church:
WorldWide Religious News
Compiles daily international news media articles and information with a particular focus on religious freedom, church and state issues, and governmental legislation as it relates to religious organizations.
World Evangelical Alliance Religious Liberty Commission
News updates and reports on the persecuted church, including an annual report on religious persecution presented at the UN. WEA is the global sponsor of IDOP.
The Evangelical Fellowship of Canada
The EFC is an IDOP partner with country profiles and religious liberty alerts and reports archived on their website.
The Voice of the Martyrs (Canada)
OMC is an IDOP partner with two websites containing updates on persecution around the world, country profiles, a weekly email news service, video reports and other resources.
Intercede International (Canada)
Intercede International is an IDOP partner. Their Canadian website has a news service that supplies current persecution reports from around the world.
Open Doors International
Open Doors Canada is an IDOP partner. Their international website features country profiles and more.
A highly-respected group reporting on religious freedom violations. Particular expertise in Communist and post-Communist countries. Extensive, up-to-date news articles and archives.
World Watch Monitor
A leading and respected news service focusing on persecution of evangelicals around the world.
The Voice of the Martyrs (Canada): Writing Letters
Guides on how to write letters and notes of encouragement to persecuted Christians and on how to write to governments and the media.