The current divisions in this country have been created by political opposition and societal divides. Families across the country have cancelled holiday plans over political disagreements. There has been numerous protests in major cities across the country being against the results of the 2016 Presidential election. On November 8, 2016; Americans went to the polls to vote in the local, state, and national elections. The American people elected Donald Trump. There are separate protests going on in North Dakota protesting the pipeline. The pipeline is set to go through native American lands.
The ongoing drought in California is in it’s 5th year. There is also other droughts in Southeast and Northeast areas of the United States. Wildfires are ongoing in Kentucky, Tennessee, North Carolina, Georgia, and Alabama. Rivers and wells are running low in southern Maine, southern New Hampshire, and Massachusetts. Rivers and wells are running low in California as well.
It has been good to see Churches in San Diego, California; Columbus, Ohio; and Minneapolis, Minnesota serving refugees.
Praise God for churches helping refugees. Pray that God raises up churches all across the United States to welcome immigrants North Africa and the Middle East. Pray that God gives people from Libya, Syria, Somalia, Afghanistan, and Pakistan ears to hear the gospel. Pray for these people to turn from their sin to trust in Jesus Christ for the rest of their life.
Pray that God helps Christians love their co-workers, friends, and family members. Pray that God helps believers be a witness to every community.
Pray for God’s will in times of division.
Pray that God brings beneficial rain to California and Southeast US.
It has been great to see many Christians sing worship in New York City in Times Square. Praise God for this!