Morning Rundown: In Times of Crisis, Americans Pray

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In Times of Crisis, Americans Pray

Around the nation, in response to the life-threatening injury to Buffalo Bills football player Damar Hamlin, people prayed. Hamlin's teammates and coaches prayed. Millions of fans joined in prayer, tweeting their support. Even on live TV, sports commentators stopped in the middle of their broadcast to pray.

But this is only natural. During times of crisis, especially life-or-death crisis, people turn to God.

We know the situation is grave, we know we cannot change things ourselves and we know that only God—an all-powerful being who cares—can turn the tide.

Underground Church Thrives in Persecuted Hong Kong

It's been more than two years since China took control of Hong Kong. In that time, dozens of human rights and religious freedom activists have been arrested, while thousands have fled authoritarian rule.

Those who stay face increasing repression as Beijing intensifies its crackdown on religious freedom.

David is a pastor who moved to Hong Kong a decade ago to reach Mandarin-speaking Chinese with the gospel. He had a sense back then that political changes were coming to the city and wanted to be ready.

Have Previous Chris Reed Prophetic Words Come to Pass?

In an attempt to glorify God and establish that prophetic ministry is for today, Morningstar President Chris Reed shares recent prophetic words that have come to pass with date and time stamps to encourage the body of Christ.

"I think it's important to acknowledge when prophecies we can prove when they were shared, when they were received ahead of time, come to pass," Reed says.

We sat down with Reed for an exclusive Charisma News interview, and this is part-two of our conversation. In part-one, Reed shares what God has showed him for 2023 and beyond. You can read that full article here.

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