Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
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Added by Dan R. Crawford on November 28, 2015 at 8:58am — No Comments
I recently finished Tim Keller's Walking With God Through Pain and Suffering - a book I highly recommend for those who pray for and with the suffering. I'll post a review on the book soon. The next to last chapter had some thoughts on Philippians 4:6-7 that have stuck with me, and I'll try to do them justice here.
Keller makes the point that the "prayer with thanksgiving" that Paul talks about in Philippians 4:6 is different than the way we tend to think of it. We tend to think of…Continue
Added by Andrew R. Wheeler on November 26, 2015 at 6:44pm — No Comments
We continue our spotlight on the Persecuted Church this week with International Christian Concern (www.persecution.org). Like Voice of the Martyrs, ICC emphasizes awareness and advocacy on behalf of the persecuted. ICC specializes in up-to-date news from around the world related to Christian persecution, and is a great source of information for…
We’ve all heard that well worn cliché, “You can’t judge a book by its cover.” While most people tacitly assume the wisdom of this statement, we must ask ourselves whether this is universally true. While the saying may apply well to interpersonal relationships, I would argue that in this age of…Continue
Added by Kathryn McBride on November 11, 2015 at 4:09pm — No Comments
-- Hebrews 12:3, NIV.
Persecution is not new to the Christian church. No sooner did the church get off the ground than the persecution began, as Peter and John were brought before…