Christian Family Remains in Village Despite Persecution

Apr. 26, 2018 | Laos Christian Family Remains in Village Despite Persecution A young Christian couple and their toddler son have chosen to stay in their animist village even though persecution has caused many other villagers to abandon the Christian faith they once professed. After authorities destroyed the couple’s home in an attempt to drive […]

Laos- Praise God for the Release of Four Men and Faithfulness of Seven Families

Nov. 16, 2017 | Laos Four Christian men arrested over the past two months were released from jail recently. The first believer to be arrested, “Sanyahak,” was detained in early October after 40 people came to know Christ through his witness. The three other men were later arrested, amid ongoing harassment of seven Christian families […]


Aug. 31, 2017 | Laos Pray for “Noum” and Her Sons, Who Are Now Homeless After 54-year-old “Noum” and her two sons became Christians, her husband angrily refused to let them practice their faith. Then, when village authorities and witchdoctors accused Noum of angering the spirit presiding over the village, Noum’s husband threatened to kick […]

Pray for Ngam, Expelled from His Home Because of His Faith

Dec. 09, 2016 | Laos After “Ngam” became a Christian two years ago at age 19, his relationship with his parents deteriorated until they eventually kicked him out of their house. His new beliefs were a constant source of conflict between him and his parents. They encouraged him to stop attending a house church and […]

Pray for Three Church Leaders Arrested for Holding Church Services

  Police in Laos raided a worship service on Sept. 4, arresting three Hmong church leaders for holding services without permission from authorities. The pastors have been denied visits from family or church members. On Sept. 19, local police told church members they must sign documents renouncing their Christian faith or leave the village. Please […]

Pressure on believers in Laos.

New Story September 01, 2016 Dear Friends: A new story “Laos: Multiple Cases” has been added to the newsroom. The Voice of the Martyrs recently received several reports of Christians facing persecution in Laos. In one case, nine Christian families, a total of 38 people, have been fined 800,000 kip ($100 USD) by village […]