Christian sisters named Shima and Shokoufeh Zanganeh were temporarily released
on bail from prison in Ahvaz. They
remain free until their trial begins.
officials raided their home and confiscated ‘Bibles and other Christian
material saved on memory sticks’.
number of Christians have recently been arrested in Iran. Please pray that they would know God’s
strength and protection and also for their families.
An Iranian Christian named Jamshid Derakhshan who had been arrested on November 30th 2018 in Karaj has been ‘temporarily released on bail since December 16th 2018’. He had been arrested during a house search while a church gathering were meeting in his home. He has had a difficult time as a believer. He came to Christ over thirty years ago and has since been summoned to court three times and fired from his job as an aviation officer. Please pray for him and for other believers like him who face tremendous persecution that they would know Christ’s comfort and remain steadfast, ‘…The Lord is on my side I will not fear. What can man do to me?’ Ps 118v6