Prayer at Lunchtime: Pray for Your Enemies
From the PLUS website, posted yesterday:
Because we are Christians in America in 2018, there are those who will oppose us. They will curse us. They will hate us. They will despitefully use us. They will persecute us.
In reality, this isn’t unique to American Christians in 2018. It has happened to believers throughout history.
As we stand strong and unwavering in our beliefs, Jesus gives us the perfect checklist to follow. As we are cursed, hated, used, and persecuted, we are to respond in a way that is refreshingly different and distinct from the world. We are to do good to our opposition; we are to pray for them; we are to love them.
Read more here.