During the time of the 7 bowls of wrath, we see that God fills His temple with His Shekinah Glory. And just as He was in the temple, He is with us! We are not alone! God promises never to leave us nor forsake us. Have faith to believe, trust and hope with perseverance. He is faithful! Read more here.
The Bible makes it very clear that God blesses us to bless others. Christians should consider it a gift to be able to help meet the needs of those around us. For once we were destitute in spirit, dead in sin, and separated from God. But through the blood of Jesus, we are now reconciled to the Father, washed clean, and called His own. And out of overflowing hearts of thankfulness for the Lord’s sacrifice and His many blessings, we should be eager and joyful to demonstrate Christ’s love for us to others.
Pro-life supporters are up in arms over a proposed amendment to the current abortion laws in Massachusetts. Labeling it the “infanticide bill”, critics say the legislation would allow abortion up until the moment of birth and remove the current protections for babies who survive abortion. Read more about this disturbing amendment here.
Russell Moore To Receive Defender Of Religious Freedom Award
Religious liberty for peoples of all faith is an important and vital fight. Russell Moore, the president of the Ethics & Religious Liberty Commission of the Southern Baptist Convention, will be honored for his work in religious freedom activism. Moore, who has been in the trenches fighting for religious freedom, is the second person to win the award. Read more about his efforts here.
Hillsong Church Being Investigated
Hillsong church announced it would be conducting internal investigations of its Hillsong NYC/ East Coast church. After Pastor Carl Lentz of the New York church was fired for moral transgressions, including an extra marital affair, Hillsong west coast Pastor Brian Houston, announced the investigation, citing it was the best for all involved. Read more about the church here.
Businesses Help Fellow Businesses With Covid-19
When an employee of the popular New Jersey restaurant, Würstbar, tested positive for covid-19, the eatery put the staff on quarantine. But instead of having to close down, their neighbors at Virile Barber Shop offered to help. Workers from the barber shop stepped in and took shifts at the restaurant until the wait staff could be cleared to return to work. Read about this neighborhood working hand in hand here.