The International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians (IDOP)

There’s still time. Order resources that inspire prayer! The International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians (IDOP) will be held on Nov. 6, and there’s still time to order resources for your church, small group or family. You can hang a prayer banner in your church as a reminder to pray for persecuted Christians in … More The International Day of Prayer for Persecuted Christians (IDOP)

Sunday Sermon Series – 09/11/2022

OOOPS! forgot to hit Publish yeaterday! Getting old is not for the fainthearted. JOHN 16 Chapter CONTEXT from MHCC: Persecution foretold. (1-6) The promise of the Holy Spirit, and his office. (7-15) Christ’s departure and return. (16-22) Encouragement to prayer. (23-27) Christ’s discoveries of himself. (28-33) In the past, we have written many Devotionals about … More Sunday Sermon Series – 09/11/2022

Pray for the Persecuted Church – September 2022

Our free, bimonthly magazine, Barnabas Aid, includes news and in-depth features on the persecuted church, along with updates on how Barnabas is helping our suffering family around the world. The magazine contains a pullout daily Prayer Diary, filled with key information and needs, which you can use to guide you in your prayers for persecuted … More Pray for the Persecuted Church – September 2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 09/06/2022

2 TIMOTHY 1 Chapter CONTEXT from John Gills’s Commentary: In this chapter, after the inscription and salutation, the apostle expresses his great affection for Timothy, and highly commends him; exhorts him to various things relating to his office, as a preacher of the Gospel; and concludes by taking notice of the kindness shown him by … More Devotional Thought for Today – 09/06/2022

Prayer Focus Update September 2022

Prayer Focus Update is a monthly information bulletin with up-to-date news on the persecuted Church to help Christians pray for their suffering brothers and sisters. You can use this for prayer groups, your own information and for inclusion in church magazines. It is available in various formats on the Barnabas Aid website or can be sent through … More Prayer Focus Update September 2022

Presidential Prayer Team Launches Nationwide Prayer Campaign in Advance of Midterm Elections

NEWS PROVIDED BY / The Presidential Prayer Team / Aug. 16, 2022 SCOTTSDALE, Az., Aug. 16, 2022 /Christian Newswire/ — The Presidential Prayer Team, the largest full-time prayer ministry for our nation’s leaders, today announced the launch of Pray the Vote, a nationwide prayer campaign in advance of the November’s Midterm elections. This campaign is part of an … More Presidential Prayer Team Launches Nationwide Prayer Campaign in Advance of Midterm Elections

Devotional Thought for Today – 08/08/2022

EPHESIANS 4 CONTEXT: Most commentaries break chapter 4 into four parts (MHCC) Exhortations to mutual forbearance and union. (1-6) To a due use of spiritual gifts and graces. (7-16) To purity and holiness. (17-24) And to take heed of the sins practised among the heathen. (25-32) I however think it serves the modern reader better … More Devotional Thought for Today – 08/08/2022

Bibles literally gathering dust in post-pandemic U.S.

An annual survey of Bible-reading Americans shows a huge and terribly sad drop in those who open up the Word a few times a year but a longtime Christian apologist says the dramatic drop lines up with a certain virus from China. According to the yearly State of the Bible survey by the American Bible Society, Americans … More Bibles literally gathering dust in post-pandemic U.S.