World Watch Resources
World Watch List 2018: The Global Guide to Christian Persecution
Discover the world of the persecuted church. Our free, comprehensive guide to the top 50 countries where faith costs the most. The Global Guide to Christian Persecution includes background information, a map, and detailed prayer points for each of the countries on the list. It's an ideal way to inspire prayer and action on behalf of persecuted Christians around the world.
World Watch List 2018 Church Pack
Could your church be the answer to a persecuted Christian’s prayer? The World Watch 2018 Church Pack helps you to share the insights and information from the Open Doors World Watch List 2018 with your church. The pack contains a complete service outline, World Watch List maps for adults and children, and other exciting, inspiring resources specially designed for youth groups and children’s sessions.
death by a thousand cuts: the rise of non-violent persecution as a tool of suppression
The Open Doors World Watch Report, 2018
Death by a Thousand Cuts is an in-depth report on the 50 countries of the World Watch List. This year's report focuses on non-violent persecution, the way in which the law, media, state-sanctioned religions and social norms are used to clamp down on any expression of Christian belief. Violence remains high – and grabs the headlines – but for most persecuted Christians it is non-violent persecution – the so-called 'squeeze' – which really threatens to suffocate their faith.