You’ll have to excuse me.. I’m having a bit of a proud mum moment. Even though it’s been a month since the fact, I’m bubbling with happiness that somehow, my kids seem to be getting it.. They’re beginning to understand the impact they can have on the world.. That they have power, wealth, priviledge* to share with others.
Yeah I know, fasting isn’t a popular subject. But if you’re a Christian, fasting and praying might be something to consider if you’re passionate about seeing strongholds brought down and people set free. Many people fast for their families or for personal breakthrough. Have you ever thought about fasting and praying against poverty? Human trafficking? War?
God gives us this promise in 2 Chronicles 7:14, “If My people who are called by My name will humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land.” (NKJV) Continue reading
Am I a humanitarian?
[hyoo-man-i-tair-ee-uhn or, often, yoo-] Continue reading
Fair trade, social justice, ethical consumerism… words that are being flung around as the hip catch phrases of the season. It goes much deeper than a fad though. It MUST go so much deeper. Who are the little faces behind these words? At grass roots level, what does the absence of these words look like?
Here is what Compassion has to say:
According to Stop the Traffik Chairman, Steve Chalke, “Almost 50 per cent of the world’s chocolate is produced by using chocolate slaves—that’s children trapped into slavery and forced to produce cocoa beans.1” Continue reading