If We Had Nothing Else to Be Thankful For

You are my God, and I will give thanks to you; you are my God; I will extol you. Psalm 119:28  Heavenly Father, whether we’re “feelin’ the love,” or are in a difficult place, we want to wage war against comparing, coveting, and carping. If we had nothing else to be grateful for, you’ve already givenContinue reading “If We Had Nothing Else to Be Thankful For”

August marks six years since ISIS rose to power

August marks a dark anniversary. Six years ago, ISIS captured the Nineveh plains in Iraq, including the city of Mosul. They captured and killed Yazidi and Christian men and women with savage zealotry. Thousands lost their lives. Hundreds of thousands were displaced. Many still haven’t returned home. The official position of most governments involved isContinue reading “August marks six years since ISIS rose to power”

Prayers for Beirut after huge blast leaves at least 100 dead

Christians are being asked to pray for victims and their loved ones after a gigantic blast tore through Beirut’s port area on Tuesday night, killing at least a hundred people and injuring thousands. The Middle East Council of Churches said it was “devastated Beirut is facing a tragedy”.  “Let’s stand together. Let’s rescue the woundedContinue reading “Prayers for Beirut after huge blast leaves at least 100 dead”