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Prayer Vigil Held at International Offices

Category: Church of God News

Cleveland, TN—Church of God General Overseer Tim Hill called a special, private prayer vigil for the International Offices family on Friday, June 4 at 10:00 am.

Group Applauds New Executive Order Advancing International Religious Freedom

Category: Ministries and Organizations

The International Committee on Nigeria (ICON), a nonprofit working to secure a future for all Nigerians, released a statement today, applauding a new executive order signed by President Trump advancing international religious freedom. The order directs the U.S. Department of State (DOS) and U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) to take action to combat religious freedom violations and calls for a budget of at least $50 million for programs to fight religious violence and persecution abroad and protect religious minorities.

A Prayer for America Amid Protests & Pandemics

Category: Opinion & Commentary

In college, I remember hearing our campus pastor’s frequent refrain: “A diamond shines brightest against a black backdrop.” His point was that, as the world grows darker, and our sin paints an increasingly gloomy picture of this temporal existence, the Gospel is illuminated all the more.

Arizona Pastor Offers Biblical Response to Looting, Rioting

Category: Opinion & Commentary

If you grew up in the ’90s, you remember those popular “WWJD” bracelets. Those letters stood for the question: “What would Jesus do?” These days, according to some, the answer is rioting, looting, and burning.

The World Is Praying for America. Thank You.

Category: Opinion & Commentary

Over the past two decades, I’ve spent much of my time overseas. I’ve visited 40 countries so far, and I keep going back to some of the same nations because I’ve built close friendships with people from Asia, Africa, Europe and Latin America. My travel has been restricted during the pandemic, but not one day goes by when I don’t speak with at least a dozen overseas friends.

International Executive Committee Affirms Church of God Resolutions Regarding Racism

Category: Church of God News

Cleveland, TN—The Church of God General Assembly has addressed the issue of racism with numerous resolutions over past decades. As a proactive move regarding recent developments, the International Executive Committee has made numerous statements strongly condemning recent acts of racism in America.

Global Educational Leaders Gather in Historic Digital Meeting

Category: Church of God News

Cleveland, TN–Church of God educational leaders from across the globe gathered by Zoom earlier this week in a historic meeting to discuss their response to the COVID-19 pandemic. Called and moderated by Dr. David Ramirez, Assistant General Overseer and liaison to the Division of Education, more than 35 college and seminary leaders joined together in an open discussion about how God has changed their focus during this crisis.

Father’s Day Video Contest Project of Hosea Initiative

Category: Ministry Resources

On June 2, 2020, Hosea Initiative kicks off the JOSEPH’S HEART Project with a Father’s Day Video Contest.

Tennessee Police Officer Prays With Protester During Rally

Category: Current Events

The image of a police officer and protester in Nashville praying together has inspired many who are searching for hope during these troubling times.

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