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Rend Collective at the Patriot Center, George Mason University. (Photo Credit: Natalie J. Plumb, Catholic Diocese of Arlington)

Five Reasons to go to a Rend Collective Concert

March 25, 2015

Whether you like loud, wild Irish worship parties or prefer Bach’s Soli Deo Gloria, you will want to pray this with Rend Collective, the spiritual descendants of the Bangor monks’ perpetual worship: “Build Your kingdom here. Let the darkness fear. Show Your mighty hand. Heal our streets and land.”

Statue of St. Patrick at Saul, County Down, his burial place. (Copyright Albert Bridge and licensed for reuse under this Creative Commons Licence)

5 Lessons We Can Learn from St. Patrick about Spiritual Warfare

March 17, 2015

Patrick faced off against druids, other pagans, High Kings, brutal warlords, and a culture careless of human life. He brought the light of Christ to Ireland, and drove out the demonic forces of Satan.

Girls mourn the death of a relative killed in the Lahore church bombing (Credit: Dawn.com)

Persecution in Pakistan and Remembering the Christians’ Most Brave Advocate

March 16, 2015

Pakistani Christians have turned the other cheek and have no cheeks left to turn. Who is championing their cause? Their greatest champion was murdered for trying to bring religious freedom to the country.

Saint Michael the Archangel (Photo credit: Image Buddy)

Grassroots Prayer and Activism for Protection of People and Defeat of ISIS

March 13, 2015

Are you sickened by what ISIS is doing, and sick of people talking about ISIS and not doing anything? We have an organized plan to engage together in a 4Actions/4Friends/4ISISDefeat campaign.

Sudanese Government ramps up attacks in Darfur and Nuba Mountains (Photo credit: Nuba Reports)

Sudan. The Other Caliphate Builder.

February 28, 2015

We have quickly discovered the truth about ISIS. But, as I mentioned here, ISIS is not alone in caliphate-building, nor are they the first Islamist group to revive the agenda and methods of the war-time Mohammed.  The…

Icon of the 21 Christian Martyrs killed by ISIS in Libya by Antoun Rezk (Photo credit: Antoun (Tony) Rezk)

Four Things You Should Read about ISIS & Christianity

February 24, 2015

To provide more understanding about the Islamic State, and how to pray against the demonic forces that control them, here described are four articles that you should read, along with my annotations!

We don't want to counter violent extremism, we want to defeat jihad. (Photo Credit: Center for Security Policy)

Countering Jihad Part 3: Take Action Now! What You Can Do This Week

February 17, 2015

You can help declare we do not want to “counter violent extremism” we want to #DefeatJihad, Wed, Feb 18, as part of Twitter Rally to shed light on the Countering Violent Extremism Summit at the White House.

Brother Rashid and some tough truth telling.

Countering Jihad Part 2: Fighting the Islamic State in the War of Ideas

February 17, 2015

We must remember the bigger picture: A global caliphate, a world dominated by Islam, is the goal of IS and other Islamist groups.

Iraqi children displaced by the Islamic State (Photo credit: Dale Gavlak for CNS)

Countering Jihad Part 1: Religious and Ethnic Minorities in Iraq Can’t Wait

February 16, 2015

Christians and other minorities in Iraq cannot wait for the United States government to grasp adequately the ideology behind what it terms “violent extremism.”

A number of us who protested went into the Washington Hilton when the breakfast was over to try to educate people   about the man with whom they had breakfast. (Photo credit: E. Sprague)

The National Prayer Breakfast: The Protest

February 10, 2015

As President Obama condemned slavery in America, and the head of slave raids in South Sudan sat listening as an honored guest, we protesters stood outside as a witness to that outrage.

Ali Ahmed Karti, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Sudan. (Photo: www.herald.co.zw)

IRD Protests Sudan’s Genocidal Officials at National Prayer Breakfast

February 4, 2015

Alarmed at the invitation of two alleged war criminals, Sudanese activists plan to protest outside the annual National Prayer Breakfast Thursday in Washington, D.C.

(Photo credit: www.jn17.org)

Preparing for Spiritual Battle: A Disclaimer

January 30, 2015

Much spiritual warfare seems focused on personal and “culture war” issues, and evangelism, not issues beyond our borders. We need spiritual warfare waged on behalf of the persecuted church.