- How Heather Mercer's Hostage Stint Turned into Global HopeAfter 9/11, the missionary's ten-year journey leads from the Taliban to Iraqi Kurdistan.
- Double Jeopardy"Former Taliban hostages Dayna Curry and Heather Mercer talk about the risks they took, the imprisonment they suffered, and their hopes to return to 'the hardest place on Earth.'"
- The Agony of the Families"As aid workers in Afghanistan went from defendants under draconian law to hostages in a war, their loved ones at home also underwent a trial"
- Afghanistan: Entrapment SuspectedShelter Now leader believes workers were pawns in Taliban scheme
- Heather Mercer and Dayna Curry Go Home to WacoChurch will send short-term mission to Afghanistan in the spring
- Afghanistan: Caught in the CrossfireFamily, churches press for release of American missionaries in Kabul
- Free at Last!Debate on Salvation Army's benefits moves inside
- Dayna Curry Will Celebrate Her 30th Birthday in a Taliban Prison"With trial indefinitely postponed, the future is murky for Shelter Now hostages."
- "Diplomats Receive Visas Into Afghanistan, but Will Only Meet with Officials""Over a week after raid on Shelter Germany, future for workers still unclear."
- Aid Workers Held CaptiveTaliban alleges housing group's staff engaged in evangelism.