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Is North Korea Opening up to Christianity? After Recent Peace Summit, Believers are Hopeful

Is North Korea Opening up to Christianity? After Recent Peace Summit, Believers are Hopeful
There has been much concern in the past year over North Korea and its threat of launching nuclear weapons. But just last week, North Korean leader Kim Jong-un met with South Korean president Moon Jae-in.

Peace for Korea? Hope and Prayers for our Brothers and Sisters in Peril

Peace for Korea? Hope and Prayers for our Brothers and Sisters in Peril
For the first time in history, the leader of communist North Korea set foot in South Korea, purportedly to negotiate peace. Here’s how Christians can respond.

5 Christian Athletes to Follow in the 2018 Winter Olympics

5 Christian Athletes to Follow in the 2018 Winter Olympics

The 2018 Winter Olympics start Friday with some 3,000 athletes from around the world vying for medals.

Athletes are heading into the PyeongChang, South Korea games primed for competition, but many say they are also taking their faith to the slopes and ice.

Here are five Christian athletes on the U.S. team hoping for Olympic gold.

The Olympics end on Feb. 25.

Photo: General view of the Alpensia Resort during previews ahead of the PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympic Games at on February 4, 2018 in Pyeongchang-gun, South Korea

Photo courtesy: Alexander Hassenstein/Getty Images

North Korea Will Send Athletes to Olympics in South Korea

North Korea Will Send Athletes to Olympics in South Korea
North and South Korea agreed yesterday on negotiations to resolve problems and military talks intended to avert accidental conflict.

China Deports Hundreds of South Korean Christians for Helping Persecuted North Koreans

China Deports Hundreds of South Korean Christians for Helping Persecuted North Koreans
China’s government is not only cracking down on its own Christian citizens, it is also targeting South Koreans who are in the country and allegedly helped persecuted North Koreans who escaped Kim Jong-un’s oppressive regime.

China Kicking out Dozens of South Korean Missionaries

China Kicking out Dozens of South Korean Missionaries
China has expelled between 30 to 70 missionaries in South Korea’s Jilin province in what is being called an “unprecedented” ejection, according to reports.

Why You Should See 'The Drop Box'

Why You Should See 'The Drop Box'
A couple of years ago on BreakPoint, I told you about a South Korean pastor who rescues abandoned babies. Well in March, you can see his amazing story in theaters across the country.

Christian Expats Lead Seoul Outreach Ministries

Christian Expats Lead Seoul Outreach Ministries
While South Korea is known for sending missionaries to other countries, the local church is not as good about addressing cultural needs at home.

5 Things to Know about Pope Francis’ Visit to South Korea

5 Things to Know about Pope Francis’ Visit to South Korea
When Pope Francis’ plane touches down in Seoul on Thursday (Aug. 14), it will mark his third trip abroad, after visits to Brazil and the Middle East.