Deaf Christian convert Saida faces new punishment, even death, if she refuses to return to Islam.
A young deaf girl from a Central Asian country was badly beaten by her Muslim family after they found out that she is now a follower of Jesus Christ.
The girl named Saida ended up in the intensive care unit of a hospital after suffering a severe beating from family members who tried to force her to renounce Christ, according to Open Doors USA.
The Christian persecution watchdog urges Christians to pray for Saida after getting information that the girl’s relatives have threatened to beat her again and kill her if need be if she does not return to Islam as soon as she comes back home from hospital.
Members of the local church in the unnamed country are planning to take Saida from the hospital and hide her in a safe place. However, her relatives have reportedly threatened to call the police to prevent anyone from interfering with their access to the girl.
While relatives were beating her, Saida reportedly screamed in pain…