Augustine of Hippo: a genius who was prepared to be a servant

J John 25 September 2020 | 2:18 PM Augustine of Hippo (AD 354430) as painted by Sandro Botticelli (c.1445 1510)St Augustine may be 'the most influential figure in Christianity after St Paul'. He wrote much (some 5 million words), and his teaching has influenced theology ever since. Like all of us, Augustine was of his... Read more

Is Your Church Prepared to Help America Face the Looming Eviction Crisis? | RELEVANT

As Harold put away the groceries he received from his churchs food pantry, he found himself treating his cabinets and kitchen appliances with more care, the way people do when they are guests in an acquaintances home. He knew that soon a stranger would occupy his apartment. Unsure of where he and his sons would... Read more

Vicar arrested over climate protests says he’s prepared to go to prison

A vicar has been arrested over his involvement in climate protests ahead of Extinction Rebellion's September Uprising.  Rev Steven Nunn, a 55-year-old Anglican priest, was arrested in his home and charged with conspiracy to cause criminal damage.  He was arrested along with four others following climate actions across the country in the lead-up to the... Read more

Cardinal Zen says he’s prepared to be arrested after Hong Kong imposes new security law

(Photo: Unsplash/Joshua J Cotten)Cardinal Joseph Zen has said he is ready to face arrest and trial under Hong Kong's new national security law. The 88-year-old said in a video posted to his Facebook page that Hong Kong must "be prepared for the unthinkable" after Beijing imposed sweeping new laws cracking down on free speech and... Read more

Four Ways to Be Prepared for Any Crisis (Big or Small) – Girlfriends in God – May 25, 2020

May 25, 2020Four Ways to Be Prepared for Any Crisis (Big or Small)Kathi LippToday's TruthPeace I leave with you; my peace I give you. I do not give to you as the world gives. Do not let your hearts be troubled and do not be afraid (John 14:27, NIV).Friend to FriendMy friend, Susy, told me... Read more

Tent colleges ready college students for the coronavirus earlier than shutting down – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Lebanon (MNN) Tent Faculties Worldwide ready college students for the COVID-19 lockdowns. Now, they proceed to offer college students and their households with wanted assets and hope. When the coronavirus began spreading globally, Tent Faculties Worldwide was prepared, proactively making ready their college students for what was coming. When the virus first began spreading... Read more

Many Russian and Georgian civilians not ready for a protracted COVID-19 lockdown – Mission Community Information

[ad_1] Russia (MNN) The coronavirus is spreading in Russia, however Michael Johnson of Slavic Gospel Ministries estimates it trails three to 4 weeks behind the U.S. within the development of the virus. Russia had seen a notably low case rely, however because the virus intensifies the federal government is cracking down. SGA works in lots... Read more

Ready by Windfall for This Disaster

[ad_1] Acts 29: Church buildings Planting Church buildings The coronavirus is a daring and unsettling reminder that we aren't sovereign over our lives. We wish to management our current and dictate our future, however international pandemics have a method of forcing us to acknowledge our limits. Even so, unsure days shouldnt produce wavering religion in... Read more