Pray for the end of Christian persecution and pray for the persecutors.
“The darker the world and the deeper the virus of hate the more glowing must be our Christianity and the more triumphant the note of our faith.”
-RUFUS M. JONES
He loves justice and right.
The earth is full of the mercy of the LORD.
Seek out the LORD and his might;
constantly seek his face.
Into your hands I commend my spirit;
you will redeem me, LORD, God of truth.
It is the duty of nations as well as of men to own their dependence upon the overruling power of God: to confess their sins and transgressions in humble sorrow, yet with assured hope that genuine repentance will lead to mercy and pardon.
-Abraham Lincoln, Proclamation, March 30, 1863
Wherever in anything that God has made, in the glory of it, be it the sky or flower or human face, we see the glory of God, there a true imagination is beholding a truth of God.
-George MacDonald, Unspoken Sermons, Third Series, 1889
The LORD is my light and my salvation;
whom should I fear?
The LORD is my life’s refuge;
of whom should I be afraid?
Consider how he endured such opposition from sinners, in order that you may not grow weary and lose heart.