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Daniel 9:3 (ESV): ”Then I turned my face to the Lord God, seeking him by prayer and pleas for mercy with fasting and sackcloth and ashes.” There are many issues going on today that have affected people in this nation. This in result causes a ripple that ultimately reaches out and touches the lives of everyone living in it. Earthquakes, tornados, and hurricanes have an effect on us ecologically while...When starting a new church, the first documents you need to develop are your constitution, bylaws and statement of faith. These are the guidelines and regulations that govern your ministry. The following example is based on requirements in the United States, but can be modified for other countries as well. Feel free to amend this template for your specific ministry, church, denomination, or geographic area. Church Constitution and Bylaws Template...Do you believe God can do anything? Is there something you are facing that makes you wonder if God is able to handle it? Scripture tells us there is nothing too hard for God. Here are five different accounts in the Bible where God declares there is nothing too difficult for Him. In confronting Abraham with Sarah’s laughter and unbelief. Abraham was entertaining three persons who appeared to him (God...There are an abundance of scripture promises about God answering prayer. A couple that most Christians are familiar with are, “If you ask Me anything in My name, I will do it” (John 14:14). Then, “All things you ask in prayer, believing, you will receive” (Matthew 21:22). Also, “All things for which you pray and ask, believe that you have received them, and they will be granted you” (Mark 11:24)....George A. Romero’s film, The Night of the Living Dead, tells the story of siblings Johnny and Barbra who drive to rural Pennsylvania to visit the grave of their father. There they encounter zombies and retreat to a farmhouse where they try to fight off the flesh-hungry living dead. Fear intensifies when they realize the walking dead are spreading throughout the United States. Zombies are empty shells who move about...
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