In four paragraphs (550-650 words), these regular weekly e-mail bulletins present the reader with a current or looming crisis requiring urgent attention. Each crisis is presented in its context — historical, political, social and religious — for the purpose of facilitating understanding and a strategic response. For Christians, part of that response will always be prayer. To that end, these bulletins provide 3 or 4 carefully crafted and scripturally defended prayer requests (for private or gathered worship). They also include a short one paragraph summary (max. 130 words) for newsletters, mailings, church bulletins and/or small groups.
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- RLPB 437. Christmas devotion, notices and updates: India, Mexico, Nigeria, Pakistan.
- RLPB 436. Christian Prisoners: Christmas in Captivity
- RLPB 435. Philippines: Battle for Mindanao far from over.
- RLPB 434. November Update, Incl. Nigeria, Burma, India, Iraq, Iran, Pakistan.
- RLPB 433. Burma (Myanmar): Pastors’ Appeal Imminent
- RLPB 432. China: Christian advocate confined in an ‘infinite darkness’ — the plight of Gao Zhisheng