Aaron Priest (New South Wales, Australia)
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The prayer of a righteous person is powerful and effective. - James 5:16 (NIV)
In February 2016 I was sentenced to jail, a new and unexpected experience for me, after having served my country as a soldier and my community as a firefighter. In June 2017, I began sharing a cell with an older man who explained to me the message of the gospel....
Every day, I pray for the Lord’s will to be done.
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Our resolve must be different. My prayer is that we have finally reached a tipping point. My hope is that when the protests fade and the marches slow that our will as a church to truly eradicate the scourge of racism won’t dissipate but grows even stronger.”
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