“Let your ear be attentive and your eyes open to hear the prayer your servant is praying before you day and night for your servants, the people of Israel. I confess the sins we Israelites, including myself and my father’s house, have committed against you” (Nehemiah 1:6).
In our National Day of Prayer service on May 3 I invited a number of our church members to lead in prayer and the reading of Scripture. We met at the Gladney Center, one of America’s leading adoption agencies, located next door to the construction site of a new Planned Parenthood abortion clinic. It was an appropriate setting for us to pour out our brokenness over the evil of abortion that is so prevalent in our land. (more…)