The ‘Clear and Present Danger to Christianity’ from Artificial Intelligence (AI)

ASSIST NEWSv- August 2016 AUSTRALIA (ANS – August 4, 2016) – Artificial Intelligence (AI) researcher, Alan Metcalfe, has told the ASSIST News Service that he believes that the most “alarming clear and present danger to Christianity” is the development of “Chatbots” – robots that educate people. Metcalfe says that Google, Facebook, Microsoft, and other AI developers, are ...

Despite the danger courageous former rock star turned missionary Fr. Themi Adams has decided to stay put with his flock in Sierra Leone

By Dan Wooding Founder of ASSIST Ministries - 9/8/14 FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE (ANS) -- Faced with a widening crisis over the spread of the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone, a courageous rock star turned missionary, Fr. Themi Adams, has cancelled a fund-raising trip to Australia, to be with his flock of about 3,000 families in ...

Kyrgyzstan: Orthodox Bishop Banned

By Dan Wooding Founder of ASSIST Ministries - 19/7/14 BISHKEK, KYRGYZSTAN (ANS) -- Kyrgyzstan’s State Commission for Religious Affairs (SCRA) on July 14, 2014, refused registration as missionary to Bishop Feodosy, the head of the Russian Orthodox Church in Kyrgyzstan, Forum 18 News Service has learned. Under the Religion Law, this prevents him from working as a ...

Violence Erupts At Orthodox Mission in Freetown Sierra Leone, which is run by a former Australian rock star

Themi Adams, the courageous  Christian leader today

  By Dan Wooding - 30/6/13 Founder of ASSIST Ministries FREETOWN, SIERRA LEONE (ANS) -- A revolt broke out recently against the clergy and mission staff at Waterloo Mission in Sierra Leone, which is run by Brother Themi Adams, a former Australia rock star who once toured with the Rolling Stones. “Threats and attacks arose within the mission's compound amongst its own ...