Pray for the Persecuted Church—Abroad and at Home

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By Jerry Newcombe, D.Min. 11/8/17 Sunday, November 12, 2017, has been designated as the International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted Church. I planned to write about this topic and focus on anti-Christian persecution overseas at this time. And then came this tragedy—the mass shooting in a church in Texas, killing 26 and wounding 20 on Sunday. The killer was described as one who “preached atheism” and “hated religious people.” Of course, killing Christians just …