(By Dr. Rutland) Last week I was in Washington, D.C., at the invitation of International Christian Concern to speak at their one-day Summit Conference. Though ICC and all the speakers and I are burdened for persecuted Christians everywhere, the specific topic of this summit was North Korea.  Two congressmen spoke, including Rep. Chris Smith from New Jersey.

Rep. Smith is a congressional leader on issues of international religious freedom. Sen. Ted Cruz and Sen. James Lankford also spoke, and they proved to be knowledgeable and moving speakers.  A North Korean escapee gave a harrowing account of his miraculous deliverance from the reign of terror now prevailing in that poor country. I also spoke. Each speaker was asked to speak for 10 minutes. I thought my readers might like to see this brief message. READ MORE