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Independence Day 2019: Life, Liberty, Justice, Jubilee and Reparations Prayers

Independence Day 2019: Life, Liberty, Justice, Jubilee and Reparations Prayers

Zechariah 4:6 (NLT) “It is not by force nor by strength, but by my Spirit, says the LORD of Heaven’s Armies.” Independence Day 2019 is tomorrow. During this time in our nation’s history, there is a heightened demand to redefine America’s concepts of liberty, freedom, and justice. Juneteenth 2019 is just behind us. We are currently celebrating 400 years of African American history, so it’s likely not by accident that the “reparations debate” is rapidly gaining traction in conversations across…

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Let Freedom Ring for Everyone

Let Freedom Ring for Everyone

While Independence Day, July 4th, is usually celebrated with bar-b-que cookouts, family gatherings, those kinds of things, there is much beyond the celebratory efforts that demand our prayers. We must give credence to the importance of justice and independence across the spectrum. Remember, we just celebrated Juneteenth last month. Coming up on August 28, I Have a Dream Day will mark the anniversary of the famous speech MLK gave in 1963 where he noted that there was a check marked…

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Happy Independence Day!

Happy Independence Day!

As you prepare to celebrate the 4th of July please take a moment to watch my Facebook Live video from this past weekend as I gave a talk at my church, Believers’ Bible Christian Church. Enjoy your celebration!

America’s Independence Should Be For Everyone

America’s Independence Should Be For Everyone

July 4, 1776 was a great day in American history; Independence Day! So historically July 4th is a day that is celebrated yearly with family get-togethers, cookouts, parades, watermelon, and fireworks. It was a great day but not for all! While our nation was liberated from British rule in 1776 there was a class of people, slaves that didn’t enjoy independence along with other Americans until the signing of the Emancipation Proclamation in 1863. Slaves weren’t considered to be persons…

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America and Independence Day

America and Independence Day

“July 4, 2013 is America’s Independence Day, and still the babies are not free.” – Dr. Alveda C. King Acts 17:24, 26, 27 – God made the world and everything in it. He is Lord of Heaven and Earth. And He made of one blood, all nations of people to dwell on all the earth, and determined the places where they would live; that they should seek the Lord and find Him… In the United States, Independence Day, commonly known…

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