Don’t Miss List: Olympics, Sudan, Russia and Incredible Iceland video

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HRW Talks about the Olympics Refugee Team

The Rio Olympics are just days away and I just found out there is a team of refugees competing together. Their presence will highlight the massive and ongoing world refugee crisis. Human Rights Watch has a dispatch.

Michelle Lesley Tackles the Question: What is Contemplative Prayer?

She also tackles the follow up: is it biblical? The short answer is no, but check out her response here.

Infographic to help explain the Sudan/South Sudan history and conflict

Faith & Forced Migration has an explainer on Sudan and South Sudan, their history and some information on the recurring conflicts.

ACLJ Working to Help Christians Affects by New Russian Law

A couple weeks ago, before the bill was signed by Vladimir Putin I wrote about the proposed restrictions on religious groups that were part of anti-terror legislation. Now that the bill is law, an ACLJ affiliate is working to ensure Christians there can still “fulfill the Great Commission.”

Video: Footage from Iceland

Drone video is the latest thing and this footage from Iceland is breathtaking:

 

About Julia

Here's what you might like to know about me. My name is Julia and I'm a Christian. I love the Bible and, much less importantly, a good steak. My goal with this site is to share the truth of scripture with believer and non-believer alike, and to specifically encourage believers to study and know the Bible, and warn them of false teachings in and around the church. Romans 1:16-17 "For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth, to the Jew first, and also to the Greek. For therein is the righteousness of God revealed from faith to faith; as it is written, the just shall live by faith."
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