Urgent Cause: Supporting Christian Communities in Iraq
Today, over 120,000 Christians have fled Iraqi cities for the semi-autonomous Kurdistan region in the north, where they are protected by the Kurdish authorities and Peshmerga fighting forces. Many of these Christians, having lost everything and literally run for their lives, are currently living in tents, cramped apartments, abandoned buildings, and basements. Hope is in short supply.
Hopefully, Lent provides, us among other things, with a jolt. A jolt out of habit. A jolt of need. A jolt of awareness that opens a new more vivid experience of God. Perhaps a jolt of conscience or… Read More