What crime do you think would justify a death sentence? Murder? Rape? Child abuse? Apostasy?
Mariam Yahia Ibrahim Ishag, 27, was condemned to death by hanging on May 15 this year for apostasy: for becoming a follower of Jesus! Given the choice to abandon Jesus or face a death sentence, she refused to deny her faith.
Yesterday, prayers for her protection were answered and the Sudanese government announced they would release her (http://bbc.in/1nDNwwt).
Check out some other brave youngsters in Daniel 3 (http://bit.ly/1odRk3D).
What do you need to say NO or YES to as an act of loving Jesus?