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Making Peace With an Imperfect Body – Encouragement for Today – September 17, 2020

September 17, 2020Making Peace With an Imperfect BodyJAMI AMERINE Lee en espaolSo God created mankind in his own image, in the image of God he created them; male and female he created them. Genesis 1:27 (NIV)Have you ever pondered this question: How can I come to a peaceable meeting with an awkward body? Too many of... Read more

‘Blessed Are the Peacemakers’: Christian Leaders Praise Trump for Israel-UAE Peace Deal

'Blessed Are the Peacemakers': Christian Leaders Praise Trump for Israel-UAE Peace Deal Vice President Mike Pence and several Christian leaders referenced Scripture after Israel signed a historic peace deal with two Arab nations Tuesday at the White House.Blessed Are The Peacemakers, Pence tweeted, quoting Jesus words in Matthew 5:9.Blessed Are The Peacemakers pic.twitter.com/CxHTAkc86u Mike Pence... Read more

Representatives for Israel, the UAE Sign Peace Agreement at the White House

Representatives for Israel, the UAE Sign Peace Agreement at the White House President Donald Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu met with representatives from the United Arab Emirates and Bahrain at the White House today to officially sign a peace treaty between Israel and the UAE and a formal recognition of ties with Bahrain.This... Read more

Lost and Found: Finding Gods Peace (Romans 1:17) Sermon Notes | Real Faith

11 Sep Lost and Found: Finding Gods Peace (Romans 1:17) Sermon Notes For every effect= cause. Bigger effect = bigger cause. July 9, 1958 10:15pm 7.8 earthquake rockslide 40 million cubic yards into Gilbert Inlet Alaska – megatsunami, & biggest wave ever recorded 1,720 ft high! Spiritual equivalent = Pauls letter to the Romans Theologian... Read more

President Trump Receives Nobel Peace Prize Nomination

President Trump Receives Nobel Peace Prize Nomination President Trump has just been nominated for a Nobel Peace Prize by Norwegian Parliament-member Christian Tybring-Gjedde. The reason? President Trump brokered a historic peace agreement between the United Arab Emirates and Israel.According to Tybring-Gjedde, As it is expected other Middle Eastern countries will follow in the footsteps of... Read more

Church leaders pray for peace in Birmingham after fatal stabbings

(Photo: Unsplash/Anthony Gilbert)Church leaders in Birmingham are praying for peace after a spate of stabbings across the city at the weekend left one dead.  A 23-year-old man was killed and seven others injured in the attacks, which took place in the early hours of Sunday morning.  A 27-year-old man has been arrested in connection with... Read more

Sudan signs peace deal with rebel coalition – Mission Network News

Sudan (MNN) — Sudans government has reached a peace agreement with the Sudan Revolutionary Front, a coalition of rebel groups from Darfur and other regions in the country. The agreement will end a civil war that has raged since 2003 and has killed 300,000 people in Darfur alone. The agreement covers landownership, power-sharing between all... Read more

Israeli, American and UAE Delegates Gather for Prayer Service Ahead of Peace Talks

Israeli, American and UAE Delegates Gather for Prayer Service Ahead of Peace Talks Israeli, American and United Arab Emirates delegates gathered Tuesday morning for a morning prayer service ahead of meetings about a peace agreement between the UAE and the Jewish State.According to CBN News, Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said in a news conference... Read more

20 Psalms and Songs of Peace for a Worried Spirit

16. Psalm 131:1-2My heart is not proud, LORD, my eyes are not haughty; I do not concern myself with great matters or things too wonderful for me. But I have calmed and quieted myself, I am like a weaned child with its mother; like a weaned child I am content.Let go of striving, be content... Read more

Humility Preserves Peace – Beloved Women – August 25, 2020

Humility Preserves Peace Beloved Women August 25, 2020READ: Humble yourselves, therefore, under the mighty hand of God so that at the proper time he may exalt you, casting all your anxieties on him, because he cares for you. (1 Peter 5:6-7 ESV)TODAYS ENCOURAGEMENT: Stepping out from a doctors appointment, my heart was racing with thoughts of being... Read more

President Trump Announces Historic Peace Deal between United Arab Emirates and Israel

President Trump Announces Historic Peace Deal between United Arab Emirates and Israel A historic peace agreement has been made between Israel and the United Arab Emirates, making it the first time Israel has struck a deal with a major Arab state in over 25 years.HUGE breakthrough today! Historic Peace Agreement between our two... Read more

8 Tips for Finding Peace in Your Children’s School Decisions

As a parent, its been hard to miss the heated discussions taking place over recent weeks about whether or not children should return to school in the fall in the wake of the coronavirus pandemic. Most schools have already set out plans for how they intend to keep children safe when they return, and now parents everywhere... Read more

Jesus Still Speaks “Peace, Be Still!” Over Your Life

Why Did Jesus Say "Peace! Be Still!"?Peace! Be still! was said by Jesus in Mark 4:39 (ESV) but Mark 4:35-41 gives the full context of this biblical event:One evening Jesus and his disciples set out to get to the other side of the Sea of Galilee. Jesus fell asleep. A great windstorm arose, and waves... Read more

Christians pay tribute to Nobel Peace Prize winner John Hume

(Photo: SDLP)Tributes have been paid to John Hume, the Northern Ireland politician who was instrumental in the peace process that brought an end to the Troubles.  Hume died in a Londonderry nursing home on Monday at the age of 83 after a brief illness.  He was leader of the Social Democratic Labour Party between 1979... Read more

Unshakable Peace | Devotional by Charles Stanley

Philippians 4:4-9Rejoice in the Lord always. Again I will say, rejoice! Let your gentleness be known to all men. The Lord is at hand. Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God; and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will... Read more

21 Bible Verses for Sleep and Rest When Your Soul Needs Peace

Many of us have been there. Middle of the night. Darkness surrounds. All is quiet. All should be at peace. Except we cant sleep. Many of us have been there. Middle of the night. Darkness surrounds. Stars shining brightly. All is quiet. All should be at peace. Except for one problem.  We cant sleep. Thoughts are swirling,... Read more

Peace in the Face of Uncertainly | Devotional by Max Lucado

Everything is being cancelled. The NBA games. The NHL games … Madness!!. Broadway plays. Flights. Cruises. Cancellations, everywhere! But can I tell you the one thing that has not and WILL not be cancelled? God will never cancel his promise to take care of us. Do not interpret the presence of problems as the absence... Read more

If You Want Peace, Prepare For War | by Kristi Huseby

A final word: Be strong in the Lord and in his mighty power. Put on all of Gods armor so that you will be able to stand firm against all strategies of the devil. For we are not fighting against flesh-and-blood enemies, but against evil rulers and authorities of the unseen world, against mighty powers... Read more

Peace in the Face of Uncertainty | Devotional by Max Lucado

Everything is being cancelled. The NBA games. The NHL games. March Madness. Broadway plays. Flights. Cruises. Cancellations, everywhere! But can I tell you the one thing that has not and WILL not be cancelled? God will never cancel his promise to take care of us. Do not interpret the presence of problems as the absence... Read more

TGC Q&A: How Do I Find Peace in the Midst of Fear?

As part of the biblical counseling series on TGC Q&A, Ed Welch answers the question, “How do I find peace in the midst of fear?” He addresses: Framing the question (1:04) The natural understanding of the command not to be afraid (2:13) Matthew 6—Jesus’s command to avoid anxiety (3:40) An encouraging walk with Jesus (4:10)... Read more

How a pastor found healing and peace when he forgave his wife’s killer

On the evening of June 17, 2015, Myra Thompson was leading a Bible study at the predominantly black Emanuel AME Church in Charleston, South Carolina. When a young white man, Dylann Roof, turned up at the study, he was welcomed in by the group. But as the study drew to a close and the church... Read more

The FAQs: Trumps Middle East Peace Plan and Jerusalems Holy Sites

What just happened? On Tuesday, President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahuannounced the outlines of a proposal for Middle East peace. Although the Palestinian government has already rejected the plan, it includes an outline for how future peace plans might address access to Jerusalem, which contains holy sites of three world religionsChristianity, Judaism, and... Read more

David Platt on Peace in a Pandemic

[ad_1] On March 15, 2020, in obedience to tips and requests made by state and native authorities, many church buildings round america didn't open their doorways for the gathering of God’s folks. McLean Bible Church in Northern Virginia was a kind of church buildings. Lead pastor David Platt preached to his congregation through a livestream,... Read more

So What Is Jared Kushner’s Plan for Peace within the Center East? | RELEVANT Journal

[ad_1] On Tuesday, White Home senior advisor and President Donald Trump’s son-in-law Jared Kushner unveiled his long-awaited plan for peace within the Center East, revealing this administration’s greatest stab at an issue that has pissed off U.S. efforts for many years. Kushner’s plan redraws borders within the area and units up new situations... Read more

The FAQs: Trumps Center East Peace Plan and Jerusalems Holy Websites

[ad_1] What simply occurred? On Tuesday, President Trump and Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahuannounced the outlines of a proposal for Center East peace. Though the Palestinian authorities has already rejected the plan, it consists of a top level view for a way future peach plans would possibly handle entry to Jerusalem, which accommodates holy websites... Read more

Contemporary violence in Lebanon prompts calls to peace; hope for change rising. – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Lebanon (MNN) The interim Prime Minister and Parliament Speaker issued pleas for calm after Tuesday’s evening of violence in Lebanon. Authorities safety forces clashed with Shiite supporters stirring fears of extra political and financial turmoil. The scenario is disconcerting for many. Pierre Houssney is Govt Director for Horizons Worldwide, based mostly in Beirut. First,... Read more

Dwelling in God’s Pleasure and Peace | Day by day Devotionals by Ideas about God

[ad_1] Lord, assist me to reside in Your pleasure and peace. Give me power and understanding to withstand anxiousness, anger, envy, melancholy, bitterness, hopelessness, loneliness, worry and guilt. Rescue me when my spirit is overwhelmed inside me; my coronary heart inside me is distressed (Psalm 143:4). I refuse to let my life be introduced down... Read more