Three Free Methodist pastors are killed: one is burned alive, one poisoned and one beaten by a frenzied mob. A Free Methodist congregation faces persistent harassment. Services are interrupted and the pastor is forced to come before local authorities. A Free Methodist pastor is told to report to the police station. There he is held in a cell for five days before being questioned. Free Methodist families are fleeing the insecurity of their homeland where Christians are particularly vulnerable and targeted. Ministry is forced to go underground. Following Jesus in many parts of the world today means facing persecution.