ABCUSA General Secretary Urges a Day of Prayer on September 8th
- Posted by: kbutler64
- Posted: 9/5/2019
- Tags: Denominational News and Information
- Tags: News
Rev. Dr. Lee Spitzer, General Secretary of ABCUSA is calling upon American Baptists to include a special timeofprayer on Sunday, September 8th to intercede for the president of the Kachin Baptist Convention of Myanmar and for the Kachin people.
Dr. Hkalam Samson, president of the Kachin Baptist Convention, is scheduled to appear in court on September 9th, has been speaking out for religious freedom and tolerance of all religions in Myanmar. American Baptists are strong defenders of religious freedom. The Kachin people have been targeted by the military of Myanmar for many years. For more information see the letter from Dr. Spitzer.