Viewing posts from May, 2018

Robert Jeffress Delivers Prayer at Opening of U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem

By Julianna Keck

May 17, 2018

On Monday, May 14, Dr. Robert Jeffress of Pathway to Victory was honored to deliver the dedication prayer at the historic opening of the United States Embassy in Jerusalem. Standing before a distinguished audience of U.S. Congress members, representatives from 33 countries, and Christian and Jewish religious leaders, Dr. Robert Jeffress bowed his head and thanked God for His faithfulness to Israel throughout the course of history. Jeffress prayed, “Four-thousand years ago, you said to your servant Abraham that you would make him the father of a great nation—a nation through whom the whole world would be blessed. And now, as we look back, we see how Israel has been that blessing to the entire world through her innovations in medicine, technology, and energy. But ... Read More

Alistair Begg, Chuck Swindoll, and Haddon Robinson Among Baylor’s Prestigious List of “12 Most Effective Preachers"

By Julianna Keck

May 4, 2018

In every generation, God has raised up voices to lead people back to Him and strengthen faith in men and women around the world. On May 1, 2018, Baylor University released its 2018 list of the 12 most "effective" preachers in the English-speaking world—an honor that’s been regarded as one of the most prestigious in the preaching profession since Baylor released the last such list in 1996. We join the chorus of congratulations for the 12 recipients, who were chosen by a board of 179 scholars from 1,000 nominees. And we’d like to pay special tribute to Alistair Begg of Truth for Life, Chuck Swindoll of Insight for Living, and the late Haddon Robinson, former host of Discover the Word. It’s our privilege to partner ... Read More

James MacDonald Serves as Keynote Speaker in Lancaster County This National Day of Prayer

By Julianna Keck

May 3, 2018

Today—May 3, 2018—men, women, and children across all 50 states will gather in churches, local businesses, schools, and other public gathering places to lift their voices in prayer for the unification of our nation. James MacDonald of Walk in the Word has been asked to serve as keynote speaker at one such National Day of Prayer gathering taking place tonight in Lancaster County, PA. He will be joined by other local prayer leaders, worship leaders, and a 130-member choir. If you live in the area, come hear James live during this exciting celebration of prayer and worship. For directions and details, go here. In a day and age when our nation is more polarized than ever, and hate reigns strong, we know that neither politics ... Read More