While the COVID-19 pandemic continues to rage on, spreading to more people in various places, the Gospel also continues to spread - and has been received by more people this year despite the lockdowns… Dutch Sheets, a noted minister and prominent prayer intercessor, led a prayer meeting to intercede for America's destiny, especially with the U.S. election. The perpetrator of the Grace Baptist Church stabbing incident that happened a few days ago was found to be an illegal immigrant with previous criminal records. Evangelist Franklin Graham, President of Samaritan's Purse and the Billy Graham Evangelical Association, recently posted an encouraging message on Facebook to spur believers to be thankful to God desp… The Chinese government has been shutting down state-sanctioned Protestant churches across the country to limit the number of venues where Christians can meet.
In a 5-4 decision, the US Supreme Court banned New York from imposing limits on the number of attendees in churches and synagogues on Wednesday. Radical Hindu groups in India urge the country's government to stop giving benefits to tribal or indigenous people who converted to Christianity. A stabbing attack at Grace Baptist Church in San Jose, California claimed the lives of two victims and left three others wounded. The alleged mistress of former Hillsong NYC Pastor Carl Lentz said that people look highly to the dismissed pastor, so much that he looks like "God to them." Pastors Eric and Candace Johnson have already resigned from their position as Senior Pastors of Bethel Church in Redding, California. A recent survey revealed that church attendance in America dropped during the COVID-19 lockdown period, including church attendance for both in-person and online gatherings. The study also showed various factors affecting the decline. A church with only 35 members touched thousands of Christians in Pakistan in the midst of lack due to the COVID 19 pandemic. The COVID 19 pandemic caused faith community participation to drop yet caused the individual bible use to increase. Although the Electoral College has not announced the 2020 Presidential elections results yet, the LGBT Group urged Biden to remove the accreditation of Christian schools. The President and CEO of Billy Graham Evangelistic Association and Samaritan's Purse, Evangelist Franklin Graham, urges Americans to pray for the truth amidst the US 2020 election issues that question its integrity and results.