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A Call to Prayer from the Voice of the Martyrs

By Julianna Keck

Oct. 18, 2017

Sunday, November 5, 2017 International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church When we hear about Christians being persecuted around the world, what can we do about it? The Voice of the Martyrs reminds us, we can pray! For Christ-followers, prayer is the ultimate answer to all of life's problems and hardships. Recipient of the NRB 2016 Radio Program of the Year Award, the VOM Radio half-hour weekend program takes listeners around the world to hear stories of persecuted Christians who boldly proclaim Christ—no matter the cost. The daily 1-minute short feature, VOM Radio, calls listeners to prayer and action on behalf of persecuted brothers and sisters in Christ all over the world. Today, we're calling all stations to help get the word out about ... Read More

The Voice of the Martyrs Calls for Prayer on Behalf Christians in Egypt

By Jessie Jolliff

May 26, 2017

The Voice of the Martyrs shared an urgent plea for prayer this morning as they reported on an armed attack that took the lives of 27 Christians early Friday, May 26, 2017 in Egypt. Here is more from the local VOM workers report, “The bus was on its way to visit a monastery, when it was stopped by 10 armed men. They boarded the bus and asked passengers for their religion. When the attackers learned they were Christians they opened fire. Children were among the about 50 Christians on board. Many of the injuries are severe, and more martyrs are expected before the end of the day as people succumb to their injuries. Please lift up the victims, their families and the nation of Egypt ... Read More

Programming Update from The Voice of the Martyrs

By Jessie Jolliff

May 15, 2017

For the past three years, The Voice of the Martyrs weekend radio broadcast, VOM Radio, has been heard on a growing number of radio stations all across the country. In 2016, the ministry launched a brand new 1-minute short feature, called VOM Radio Minute. It’s our pleasure to announce that the weekend edition of VOM Radio has moved to a 25-minute format as of this past weekend, May 13-14, 2017. We believe the 25-minute format has emerged as the standard program length for Christian radio. We're pleased to bring the VOM Radio weekend production into alignment with the other programs you carry. This new version will seamlessly replace the current format on both Amb-OS and the FTP site. Engaging testimonies of modern-day heroes of faith ... Read More

VOM to Receive the Best Digital Campaign Award at NRB 2017

By Jessie Jolliff

Feb. 3, 2017

Congratulations to The Voice of the Martyrs on their second consecutive win at NRB! In 2016, VOM took home the prestigious Program of the Year Award. This year, they will be honored with the 2017 Award for Best Digital Campaign for “I am N.” This award recognizes an organization that best engages people through the use of a digital campaign initiative. The Voice of the Martyrs' “I am N” digital campaign utilized innovative measures across various online platforms to drive Christians to stand with their brothers and sisters in Christ who are being persecuted for their faith. The campaign, which generated over $7 million in direct aid to victims of ISIS, aligns with VOM’s guiding mission of serving persecuted Christians worldwide by offering practical and ... Read More

The Voice of the Martyrs: International Day of Prayer

By Jessie Jolliff

Nov. 17, 2016

November 6 was the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP). The Voice of the Martyrs invited all Christians to join in praying for our persecuted family around the world. This is in line with the call to action in Hebrews 13:3: “Remember them that are in bonds, as bound with them; and them which suffer adversity, as being yourselves also in the body.” Throughout the day, the ministry posted seven prayer requests. Whether it’s the International Day of Prayer, or a normal Tuesday, these prayers provide focused thoughts to keep at the top of your prayer list year round. Join us in praying through this year’s International Day of Prayer requests from The Voice of the Martyrs: Pray for the provision and ... Read More

Todd Nettleton of VOM Radio Calls Christians to Prayer on CBN News

By Jessica Suggs

Oct. 12, 2016

"This is a critical time to pray for Asia Bibi" says Todd Nettleton of The Voice of the Martyrs in a recent video interview for CBN News. Host of VOM Radio’s daily and weekend radio programs, Todd Nettleton calls Christians to prayer and action on behalf of this Pakistani wife and mother. Seven years ago, Asia was arrested and imprisoned under Pakistan’s archaic blasphemy charges—simply for having a conversation about religion. Now she faces a death sentence—demanded by radical Muslims. This week, Pakistani judges are re-hearing her case. According to The Voice of the Martyrs, followers of Christ in America can have a powerful influence on her case through prayer and letters to the Embassy of Pakistan. Learn how you can make a difference here. ... Read More

Brand New Daily Feature from The Voice of the Martyrs

By Jessica Suggs

Oct. 3, 2016

Monday, October 3, 2016, The Voice of the Martyrs launches a brand-new, 1-minute daily radio feature called VOM Radio. Hosted by Todd Nettleton, this new daily broadcast offers powerful, but brief testimonies of courageous Christians around the world. These inspiring believers serve and live in countries and communities where the gospel is violently opposed, if not banned altogether. Their compelling stories call listeners to prayer, while offering encouragement for what God is doing to reach people with the love and hope of Jesus Christ. It's not too late to bring this fresh, bold content to your station! Request Amb-OS permissions through the Amb-OS station portal. You can also gain access to the daily and weekly programs by calling our Media Services Team at (818) 865-0180 ... Read More

The Voice of the Martyrs: Advance Conferences

By Jessie Jolliff

July 8, 2016

Persecution happens in our world daily, and some of those stories end up on the news. But most of them don’t. The Voice of the Martyrs is dedicated to bringing the message of the persecuted to light in as many ways as possible. The VOM Advance Conferences are one of those avenues. Throughout each conference, speakers from around the world share their personal testimonies about persecution and the ways they are advancing God’s kingdom on the frontlines of ministry. These events allow attendees to embark on a journey of caring and participating in the Body of Christ alongside those who suffer throughout the world. A recent attendee shared: “Jesus words, ‘Take up your cross daily and follow me,’ took on new meaning. When we see ... Read More