Iran forcibly closes Christian church (Second Coming Watch Update #175)

Iran forcibly closes Christian church. According to the Farsi Christian News Network, the Central Assembly of God Church in Tehran and the summer campsite of the Assembly of God Church of Iran have been closed down and the public has been warned of dire consequences should anyone try to enter or re-open the buildings.

NASA reports a strange and sudden ice melt in Greenland. According to the Associated Press, nearly all of Greenland's massive ice sheet suddenly started melting this month in a freak event that surprised scientists.

China intensifies Christian persecution. According to Ground Report, police in south-east China recently raided a house church in Hou-cun village, accusing those present of holding an 'illegal meeting'.

The Bible says in I Peter 4:16: "Yet if any man suffer as a Christian, let him not be ashamed; but let him glorify God on this behalf."

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