Monthly Archives: November 2014

Today is the International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians

There are about 200 million Christians in the world who are being persecuted for their faith in Jesus Christ.  Please remember these Christian brothers and sisters in your prayers today.  Learn more about the plight of persecuted Christians by visiting: … Continue reading

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Praying for the Persecuted Church

The Canadian Lutheran (November 3, 2014) reports: November 9 marks the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church (IDOP), an annual event that sees Christians in more than 130 countries remember suffering Christians in prayer. “Today around the world more … Continue reading

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Bold Believers Activity Books

Do you want to help your children understand what other Christians are experiencing in countries where believers in Jesus are persecuted for their faith?  If so, Kids of Courage is a resource you will want to use! Kids of Courage … Continue reading

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Who Is Really Hurt by Assisted Suicide?

Who is really hurt by assisted suicide? That is the question Diane Coleman answers in her thoughtful reflection posted on CNN.  Objectivity is often blurred by emotion when people discuss euthanasia and assisted suicide. The humanist dogma of personal autonomy and … Continue reading

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The holy cross will not be far behind where God’s Word is bearing fruit — Martin Luther

In his Explanation of the Third Petition of the Lord’s Prayer in the Large Catechism, Martin Luther observes that all Christians can expect to suffer for the name of Jesus Christ but they do so praying for patience and for God … Continue reading

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Please Pray for the People of Pakistan

To learn about additional prayer needs for the people of Pakistan, please visit: PRAY! And please remember, next Sunday, November 9th is the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. For additional information and resources (e.g. videos, prayers, etc.) … Continue reading

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