Global Day of Prayer 2015 Belize City extracts

Intro to Group Prayer: This Global Day of Prayer 2015 is one of the few times that the body of Christ in the Belize District gets together and there is so much to do. There are hurts and pains all around the body of Christ. As I’ve been calling pastors and intercessors I have never heard such hurt expressed before. And because […] Continue reading →

ISIS takes Ramadi and 60% of Anbar Province

PRAYER ALERT: On May 14 ISIS launched a blitz against Ramadi, the capital of Iraq’s Anbar Province, after besieging it for weeks. ISIS captured the northern parts of the city and closed in on the periphery. Observers feared that if ISIS takes Ramadi, Iraqi troops would flee. That is what happened when ISIS took Mosul, […] Continue reading →

Shiite militias challenge ISIS for Ramadi

PRAYER ALERT: On May 17 Shiite Prime Minister Haider al-Abadi of Iraq ordered Shiite militias to go into Sunni-dominated Anbar Province. Many Sunnis fear that these militias have come to fulfill Iran’s ambition of completely dominating Iraq. They consider Shiite militias as much their enemies as ISIS—which at least is a Sunni movement. Ramadi grocery-store owner […] Continue reading →

Belize & Guatemala again seek vote on border

BC-HOP Government & Economy Prayer. Belize and Guatemala soon expect to sign an amendment to the 2008 agreement on their border dispute. Each country had agreed to hold a referendum letting voters decide whether to submit the dispute to the International Court of Justice (ICJ). In 2013 Guatemala backed out of the agreement. It charged […] Continue reading →

Boko Haram escapees suffer trauma, ostracism

PRAYER ALERT: In one week, from April 26 to May 2, Nigeria’s military rescued 677 captive girls and women from the clutches of Boko Haram. The rescue attempts were fraught with danger. As they heard the rescuers approach, Boko Haram fighters stoned many captives to death. They used other captives as human shields. Several captives […] Continue reading →

Boko Haram losing ground to African coalition

PRAYER ALERT: From the time a mass prison break swelled its ranks in September 2010, until January 2015, Nigeria’s armed forces have faced Boko Haram mostly alone. They could not put up much of a fight as the jihadist group took town after town. Since 2009 Boko Haram has killed 13,000 civilians, burned about one […] Continue reading →

Premarital sex, or courtship before marriage?

Family & Education Prayer: We know that many boys drop out of high school and face fewer work opportunities as a result. But many girls are also dropping out to run off with boyfriends. Sometimes this happens with their parents’ consent, sometimes because they are being abused at home. This premarital sex results in pregnancy […] Continue reading →

US Supreme Court endangers Family & Church

PRAYER ALERT: If, as widely expected, the US Supreme Court forces all 50 states to legalize same-sex marriage, it will turn the whole nation upside-down. Not only that, it will “presag[e] the fall of Western civilization itself”, according to Dr. James Dobson. Long a foremost expert on families, Dr. Dobson warns that support of one-man […] Continue reading →

“Homosexuality an abomination of desolation”

PRAYER ALERT: In Leviticus 18:23 God calls homosexuality an abomination. With good reason, world-known prophetic minister Rick Joyner now calls homosexuality an abomination that causes desolation. “Because homosexuality is referred to as an abomination in Scripture, and its impact on Western culture is so quickly and profoundly desolating the moral fabric of Western civilization, it […] Continue reading →