Growing up as a Christian in Uzbekistan, Ester experienced very little persecution—until she got married.
In Azerbaijani culture leaving under these circumstances is a huge disgrace.
Zamina’s family tried to silence her. They hated her Christianity and didn’t want to have anything to do with her or her faith.
They live in one of the most historic, diverse and beautiful regions of the world. And yet they’re shrouded in darkness.
Pastor Nabil wants every person in Azerbaijan to hear the Gospel. But currently only three percent of the population professes faith in Jesus.
Mary's whole family is reaching the unreached.
Ruslan was bullied by his siblings until he found his purpose in Jesus.
“I always looked for God,” Aylin said, “but I couldn’t find Him.”
Without friends or family members around her, Elmira was vulnerable to her abusers.
Poverty and hunger followed Tarana and her siblings after they lost their parents.