Monthly Archives: June 2016

UPDATE: Eagle Feather Case – After 10 years, Robert Soto Announces “WE WON!”

(NOTE: The below message is written by Robert Soto. You will find his contact information at the end. PLEASE read and celebrate with us!) June 14, 2016 A DAY TO REMEMBER II Samuel 22:17-18 “He reached down from on high and took hold of me; he drew me out of the deep waters. He rescued […]

Evidence, Exploitation, Identity & Reconciliation: A Historical Perspective on Intercessory Prayer for Native America

EVIDENCE – Of the Christian- Good Fruit. Historical References / Anniversaries: June 15, 1831: Choctaw leaders displeased with missionary work. Below is a link to a copy of the written document signed by 14 Choctaw leaders and witnessed by an interpreter saying they don’t want any more money going to missionaries and they don’t want […]

Broken Treaties and Standing in the Gap: A Historical Perspective on Intercessory Prayer for Native America

BROKEN TREATIES Historical References / Anniversaries: Excerpt from Andrew Jackson’s State of the Union Address 12/8/29 http://stateoftheunion.onetwothree.net/texts/18291208.html May 28, 1830 – Indian Removal Act http://www.mtholyoke.edu/acad/intrel/removal.htm Indian Removal Act – Library of Congress http://www.loc.gov/rr/program/bib/ourdocs/Indian.html May 17 1836 – Senate Approved New Echota Treaty by 1 vote http://www.learnnc.org/lp/editions/nchist-newnation/4548 May 23 1836 – New Echota Treaty ( 7 […]

True Testimonies

HOW OFTEN do you ponder the ways of our Creator, His laws and the things that He has done for you? Psalm 119:103 & 111 say “Your teachings are sweeter than honey. They will always be my most prized possession and my source of joy.” TODAY, I INVITE YOU to pray with me that our […]

Remember Him Daily

HOW OFTEN do you thank our Savior for His faithfulness and diligence in remembering you? Honoring our Creator with prayer and song has traditionally been of great importance to our Native people. There is an ancient story among my Cherokee people that tells of how our Cherokee women would start each day singing, “Awen de […]

Renewed with Trust

HAVE YOU ever longed to return to a special place or to be re-united with old friends? The Lord says in Zephaniah 3:20, “I will lead you home, and with your own eyes you will see me bless you with all you once owned.” There is a longing among our Native people to see our […]

Respectful Remembrance

HAVE YOU ever rejected something because of it’s ‘age’, thus neglecting it’s value and purpose? Deuteronomy 32:7-8 says: “Think about past generations. Ask your parents or any of your elders. They will tell you that God Most High gave land to every nation. He assigned a guardian angel to each of them” TODAY, I INVITE […]

Remove Discord

HAVE YOU ever struggled in going to our Father to confess your sins? How much more difficult is it to ask Him to reveal your unknown sins? Psalm 19:12-13 says, “None of us know our faults. Forgive me when I sin without knowing it. Don’t let me do wrong on purpose, LORD, or let sin […]

Unique and United

WHICH IS HARDER? To be unique in a crowd of people who are like-minded, OR to be like-minded with a group of people who are unique? Those serving in First Nations ministry are often challenged to be individual children of our Father while being one with the Body of Christ. TODAY, I INVITE YOU to […]

Persevere in Maturity

HAVE YOU ever had one of those days when you gave all that you had to give, and everything seemed to go wrong, so you felt like quitting? Those serving in First Nations ministry, especially those who are active in promoting unity and maturity in Christ, can grow weary in running the race. TODAY, I […]