Today our prayer focus is for Central America. Below are the specific cities we are praying for: [Read more…]
As one of the great cities of the Americas, Lima, Peru, is home to nearly 10 million people, many of whom have grown up in a Catholic culture but more so enthralled by a materialism that grips many developing countries. Lima has seen a rapid growth in development and prosperity over the last few decades, but the rise of wealth has caused many to detach from their religious roots and grasp onto the false hope that money and influence promise. Instead, what we find in Lima today is a country torn between the lures of money and prosperity and the political turmoil of a socialist movement sympathetic to Hugo Chavez and his allies.