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Praying for the Persecuted and for Those Who Persecute

  Christians have been persecuted since before the term “Christian” even existed. The book of Acts is filled with many such stories, and persecution only increased in the first centuries of Christianity. Persecution of Christians continues to this day. According to the non-profit organization Open Doors, 2015 was the worst year in modern history for Christian persecution: "More than … [Read More...]

Remedy for Racism: God and Humility

(Today's guest post was written by my friend and fellow HelloMornings leadership team parter, Ayoka Billions. I'm very thankful for her words of wisdom and her willingness to share her thoughts with us on this very important topic!)   The racial tension that has gripped America in recent months has grieved my heart. And, I am not alone. The sixth chapter of Proverbs tells … [Read More...]

3 Ways to Act and Pray about Modern Day Slavery

So many of us in the US grew up only reading in our school history books about slavery that happened in our country in the 1700s to 1800s. But, as we grew older, we learned that slavery or its effects didn't 'go away' then and hasn't gone away now. The International Labour Organization says that "Almost 21 million people are victims of forced labour – 11.4 million women and girls and 9.5 … [Read More...]

Surrendering Our Fears

I’ve battled fear for a majority of my conscious memory. Fear is a relentless foe; it presses back every time I push it away. But I’ve been given a way to push harder. By letting go. Why … [Read More...]

Serve, Give, Tell … This Is Why He Came

But Jesus called them to him and said, “You know that the rulers of the Gentiles lord it over them, and their great ones exercise authority over them. It shall not be so among you. But whoever would … [Read More...]

Royal Wedding?

At the end of this week, much of the world will watch as Prince William of England marries Catherine Middleton at West Minster Abbey.  An app was developed to allow curious people of the world (ahem) … [Read More...]

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