Rita Halter Thomas is the editor of MidArk Christian Voice. She is a pastor's wife, the mother of a very happy Bible college graduate, and a former newspaper and magazine publisher. She is the founder of https://thewriteeditor.com/ and a member of Blue Ridge Mountain Christian Writers. Rita writes Hold_On Stories for Stand Firm Ministries at http://standfirmministries.com/holdonstories/. Contact Rita with story ideas, or information on your church or ministry activities at firstname.lastname@example.org.
One out of seven Christians in the world, or about 300 million, live in a country where there is some form of persecution because of their religion. They face arrest, violence, and violations of human rights.