Some were not interested in losing their power and corrupt privileges. Others preferred to continue their religious life with a “straw God”.
“In the midst of pain, God promised that it can be really well with your soul”, psychologist Jelena Sivulka says in an interview about the value of suffering in Christian life.
By Jelena Sivulka, psychologist and Director of Hana's Hope.
Jesus is stronger than death.
Any society that wants to survive must care for the weak and vulnerable in their midst.
We do not often remember that bitterness is one of Satan's favourite weapons.
For 20 years, IDOP has united millions of Christians to denounce and pray for those who suffer persecution. This year, events are being held the first three Sundays of November.
I ask the Lord - who bore our griefs and pains - to erase the scars of the wounds and the pain of our Nigerian girl. And to show her that, for him and for all of us, she is a precious stone.
Morning always comes. We live in darkness, but we live with hope. And our hope is God Himself.