This list is by no means exhaustive, but it contains rich resources for ordinary Christians who simply want to pray for the persecuted church and the nations:

ADVOCATES (please click on links below)

Open Doors International 

Christian Solidarity Worldwide

Release International 

World Watch Monitor

Christian Freedom International

Mission Network News


Centre for Legal Aid Assistance and Settlement (CLAAS)

Steadfast Global

The Voice of the Martyrs

Foundation for Relief and Reconciliation in the Middle East (FRRME)

Christian Concern

PRAYER/HOW TO PRAY (please click on links below)


Operation World

International Days of Prayers for the Persecuted Church – 2016 

Campus Crusade for Christ International USA (CRU) – How to Pray for the Persecuted Church

Release International – Praying for Persecuted Christians 

Be A Voice Prayer Guide – How to Pray for the Persecuted Church

United Methodist Church – Discipleship Ministries Prayer Resources for Persecuted Christians

Church of England – Prayer for Christians Facing Persecution Abroad

The Gospel Coalition – A Prayer for Persecuted Christians


Faith Comes By Hearing (FCBH)