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International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

By Jason Ryan on November 11, 2018

Hebrews 13:3 says, "Continue to remember those in prison as if you were together with them in prison, and those who are mistreated as if you yourselves were suffering." The Bible reminds us to pray for and support those who are suffering simply because they are believers in Jesus Christ. In many countries, Christians are harassed, discriminated against, bullied, even jailed,...

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International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

By Jason Ryan on November 12, 2017

We are so pleased to partner with Voice of the Martyrs Canada once again to learn about and pray for persecuted Christians around the world. There are many countries where people have been imprisoned and killed for their faith in Jesus. It is illegal to even be a Christian. Please join us not just to be educated, but to consider...

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Prayer: The Attitude of the Action

By Brad Quiring on September 17, 2017

Prayer is a key part of being a follower of God. In fact, from what we see in the Old and New Testaments, prayer is essential. We cannot call ourselves believers in Jesus or followers of God without incorporating prayer as a priority action in our life. It is an action, but there is an attitude behind it. Jesus addresses...

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Ministry Launch Sunday

By Brad Quiring on September 10, 2017

Abundant Life launches its new ministry year on September 10. So, what is the best thing to do for my church? Be there, serve and pray. Romans 12:3-8 and Hebrews 13:15-17 give us our guide.

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International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

By Jason and Charlene Ryan on November 13, 2016

2 Corinthians 1:5 NIV "For just as we share abundantly in the sufferings of Christ, so also our comfort abounds through Christ.". Christians in Canada and the United States have the huge privilege of being able to believe in Jesus and practice their faith publicly. Most of the world's population does not have that privilege. For millions, to merely believe in Jesus...

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International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church

By Jason Ryan - Voice of the Martyrs on November 8, 2015

For centuries and all around the world the community of followers of Jesus Christ have suffered because they believed in Jesus and lived out their faith. Even today, millions live under the threat of ridicule, job loss, denial of opportunities, imprisonment, torture and even death simply because they reject false teachings are follow the truth of Jesus. Today we will...

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Community: Community of Prayer

By Brad Quiring on September 20, 2015

We highly value passionate prayer. God calls us to pray. Prayer is the cornerstone of our involvement in God’s will and His mission. On our part, it is an act of obedience and service to God and others. Prayer is our constant connection to God and the expression of our total dependence on him.

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