Mariam, age 18, a Christian in Egypt, sent the following message to children in the United States.
“Christians in Egypt are not treated equally with Muslims. Also, girls are considered less than boys in everything. I want to tell American kids to thank God that you are not bound by all the things we’re bound with in our country. You’re free to be whatever you want to be.”
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On July 4th we celebrate our freedom and independence. In the United States, we are thankful for our freedom to worship and to speak about our beliefs.
Richard Wurmbrand was a pastor in Romania in the mid-20th century. At that time, Romania was under communist control, and people were not free to proclaim Christ in public. Pastor Wurmbrand was in prison for a total of 14 years because of his Christian activities.