Las cosas están malas en Puerto Rico nos dice la Condesa del Bochinche. Las Noticias televisivas hacen eco de los gritos de terror en nuestras calles. Los periódicos describen como poesía los asesinatos en nuestras esquinas. Los fotógrafos, cada vez más gráficamente, nos dan los retratos que nos dicen más de lo que nos pueden decir mil palabras. En la radio todo es un chiste, una comedia interminable con precio de sangre.
Month: July 2011
How do we know that we are being tested?
I Thank God for the City Rescue Mission
Can you hear the songs of liberation in the midst of the brutality of slavery? Can you listen to the sermons that revolutionized this nation and brought forward a revival that changed the political spectrum of this nation? Or do you think that the civil war just happened? Why dwell on another man’s bondage of racism when I can be free to forgive him and to be all that God wants me to be?
“Now the Lord is that Spirit: and where the Spirit of the Lord is, there is liberty.” (2 Cor 3:17) How can our Christianity be described by whatever happens on Sunday mornings? The reason why Sundays are spiritually dead is not because “they” are spiritually dead, but because WE are spiritually dead. The reason many
Recently the New York Times published the following article concerning the alarming numbers of murders in Puerto Rico:
“So far this year, there have been 525 murders in Puerto Rico, a number that is outpacing last year’s 983 homicides, the second-highest ever, and the 995 in 1994. New York City, with a population a bit over twice that of Puerto Rico, reported 199 murders through the middle of this month, with a total of 536 in 2010.” To continue please click here: http://www.nytimes.com/2011/06/21/us/21crime.html By LIZETTE ALVAREZ Published: June 20, 2011
“Lord, as the 2012 Presidential Election is approaching in our beautifulUSA; please don’t give us another Bill Clinton, don’t give us another Bush or another Obama. Please Lord give us a President (Democrat or Republican) with the heart of King Josiah!” In Jesus Name…Amen!