Open Doors is calling for 100,000 believers to stand with the underground church of North Korea during the 2018 International Day of Prayer which holds this Sunday, November 4.
A Norht Korean Christian identified as Hea Woo, watched her daughter die of starvation, her husband was killed for his faith and she herself was tortured for her faith in one of North Korea’s notorious prison camps.
Unfortunately, Hea Woo’s experience of being persecuted for following Jesus isn’t rare.
Every year, 215 million Christians face high levels of persecution in places hostile to Christianity. People like Hea Woo risk their lives and the lives of their families for their decision to follow Christ. Today, she allows God to use her story to motivate Christians throughout the world to pray for North Korea that has ranked #1 on the Open Doors World Watch List for 17 consecutive years indicating that it is the most difficult place in the world to be a Christian.
North Korea is ranked number one on the World Watch list of Countries where it is most dangerous to be a Christian
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