Tag: prayer

Church in PE supports police call for big stadium prayer day
Eastern Cape South Africa

Church in PE supports police call for big stadium prayer day

Nelson Mandela Bay church leaders representing major denominations and independent churches throughout the metropole  yesterday backed  a police initiative to call Christians to a historic mass prayer event  at the 48 000-capacity Nelson Mandela Stadium on Saturday October 22. There was a tangible sense of expectancy at yesterday’s meeting at […]

North America

Christians Divided on Bloomberg’s 9/11 Prayer Ban

By Jennifer LeClaire — Originally published in Charisma News New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg’s office has announced that the principle ceremony marking the 9/11 terrorist attacks will exclude clergy and formal prayers. 

The move by city hall allows “moments of silence” and for families to share, but specifically excludes religious […]

“Let’s fight crime as the body of Christ”, police officer urges Helenvale residents
Eastern Cape South Africa

“Let’s fight crime as the body of Christ”, police officer urges Helenvale residents

A senior police officer yesterday challenged residents of Helenvale, Port Elizabeth with  a message which he believed God had given to him regarding the fight against crime and gang violence in the area. Gelvandale Police Station Commander Brigadier Ernie Neveling was speaking at a prayer meeting against gangsterism and violence […]