In most of the countries in the region there are strict laws about Christian literature and its distribution. It is very risky to get Bibles into this region! But the risk is needed! Anyone who is involved with the translation, production and distribution of Christian literature in the region is running the risk of getting involved in a court case, during which he or she may be fined, or even sentenced to years of imprisonment.
There will be many unforeseen and critical emergencies that happen during the next 12 months. You can help Open Doors to respond to these crises and help our dear brothers and sisters in their darkest hour of need.
"This service that you perform is not only supplying the needs of the Lord's people but is also overflowing in many expressions of thanks to God." (2 Corinthians 9:12)
Open Doors supports a network of trained women who live under considerable risk to provide Bible teaching, spiritual counsel and urgent financial aid to severely traumatised women trafficked from one of the most dangerous countries in the world.
Esther, an Open Doors worker, says, "The fruit is incredible. When I'm indroduced to new women, they embrace the gospel so quickly. It is like... they are just ready. They have been prepared by God."
Your gift of hope says to a persecuted Christian,
"You are not alone. You're loved and remembered - by me."