Many Iraqi Christians Unable to Return Home for Christmas

Many Christian residents of towns surrounding Mosul that have been liberated from Islamic State’s control have started returning home only to find their homes booby-trapped, in ruins or uninhabitable. In August of 2014, the Islamic State drove many religious minorities, including Christians and Yazidis from their homes in order to establish their caliphate. Since then,…

Read More

Live Nativity on Capitol Hill

Religious Freedom Coalition Chairman, William Murray, took part in the annual Live Nativity on Capitol Hill put on by Faith and Action, a Christian outreach to top-level government officials located in Washington, DC. The Live Nativity displays the true meaning of Christmas for all in DC to see. Two live camels, a donkey, sheep and…

Read More

Relief for Christian Town Liberated From ISIS

On August 6, 2014, the Islamic State overran Iraq’s largest Christian city, the city of Qaraqosh. The advance forced thousands of Christians to leave the city after it had been the target of jihadist attacks for weeks. One month before, the Islamic State took over the city of Mosul and many Christian residents from Mosul…

Read More

Christmas for Refugees 2016

Tens of thousands of Christian families with children have escaped the attacks of radical Islamic groups in Iraq and Syria. Many thousands of Iraqi Christians are displaced and living in Kurdish areas of Iraq in temporary camps. Hundreds of thousands more have fled to Jordan and Lebanon. Mostly well-educated and middle class, they now live…

Read More

Christmas for Refugees now on countdown for 2016

Even more Christian refugee children will have a Christmas this year thanks to Challenge gift! A benefactor has steped forward again with major challenge: For the second year in a row, one generous man has stepped forward to help fund the Christmas for Refugees program to help countless more children have a Christmas. Gifts to Christmas for Refugees are being doubled right now!

Read More

September Update

September 16, 2016 Update: Back on track – but a long way to go: A great big thank you to all who have contributed to the Christmas for Refugees program during the last month! The Christmas program was seriously behind in fund raising during the summer months. The goal is to be able to serve…

Read More

Christmas for Refugees Participates in Values Voter Summit 2015

On September 24th-26th, 2015, the Religious Freedom Coalition  participated in the Values Voter Summit (VVS) in Washington, DC.  The Values Voter Summit hosted numerous presidential candidates, such as Mike Huckabee, Ted Cruz, Rick Santorum, Ben Carson, and many other nationally well-known social conservative leaders.  Attended by thousands of social conservatives, this event allowed the Religious…

Read More