"From the kidnapped schools girls in Nigeria, to Meriam Ibrahim being sentenced to death in Sudan, to the ISIS crisis, Christians throughout the world saw a major increase in persecution.
"In spite of the increased violence and persecution, Christians in many of these countries feel a peace that passes all understanding… they know they are not forgotten because of faithful friends like you!
"'I had to leave everything I owned behind," explains one Christian Iraqi refugee. "We have nothing to our name and will probably never be able to return to our home. But we are encouraged, because we know that Christians around the world have not forgotten about us..."