Category: Righteousness, Justice

What Is Happening In America?

“Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.” – Martin Luther King, Jr. What is happening to America? With much of the ongoing chaos over border security and building the wall, another potential government shutdown,  the upcoming State of the Union address, the Administration and Congress’ political drama played out daily in the news…

Tribute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

  Today we celebrate the life and work of Dr. Martin Luther King. It’s an American holiday that is designated each year around his birthday which is January 15th. There are many varied activities today from prayer breakfast(s) to community service events. As a prophetic minister, I wanted to take time to not only celebrate his birthday, but to share…

A Different Perspective On The Border Crisis

“Anyone who sets himself up as “religious” by talking a good game is self-deceived. This kind of religion is hot air and only hot air. Real religion, the kind that passes muster before God the Father, is this: Reach out to the homeless and loveless in their plight, and guard against corruption from the godless world.” James 1:27 MSG Today,…

The Just Shall Live By Faith

“For the revelation awaits an appointed time; it speaks of the end and will not prove false. Though it linger, wait for it; it will certainly come and will not delay. “See, the enemy is puffed up; his desires are not upright— but the righteous person will live by his faithfulness” (Habakkuk. 2:3-4). The Babylonian nation had become proud or “puffed up.”…

God Loves Justice!

Micah 6:8: “What does the Lord require of you but to do justice, and to love kindness, and to walk humbly with your God?” Merriam-Webster named ‘justice’ the Word of the Year for 2018.  According to Webster’s there was a 74% spike in look-ups of the word compared with 2017. ‘The concept of justice was at the center of many…

Spiritual Bankruptcy

When we think of bankruptcy we usually think of the inability to pay our financial debts. Financial bankruptcy is often devastating, but what about spiritual bankruptcy? As a nation we are facing a crisis the likes of which we’ve never faced before. It is increasingly evident that the leadership from all political parties are for the most part completely blind to…

Love Your Enemies

“But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you,” (Matt. 5:44) No doubt one of the most difficult admonition of Jesus Christ is found in Matthew 5:44-45: “But I tell you, love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, that you may be children of your Father in heaven. He causes his sun…

Let Justice Roll Down Like Waters

“But let justice roll on like a river, righteousness like a never-failing stream.” (Amos 5:24) There is so much injustice in the world today.  There is racial injustice, economic injustice, environmental injustice, social injustice and a host of other injustices.  Many people suffer today because justice and righteousness is not much of a concern in many nations or in the church.…

Ethnic Diversity – The Browning of America

Fox News host Laura Ingraham Wednesday on “The Ingraham Angle” lamented that the “America we know and love doesn’t exist anymore” because of demographic changes in the country. She blamed this on illegal and legal immigration. Ingraham also said, “This is a national emergency, and he must demand that Congress act now. There is something slipping away in this country,…