Some thing Have to Be Done!
The Household Investigation Council will host Rev. Richard Owen Roberts (see bio underneath) as our unique guest speaker in our Lunchtime Lecture Sequence at FRC Headquarters. He will tackle the at any time developing cry, “Something must be carried out!” Following his concept, Rev. Roberts will be offered for questions and discussion. Attendees will take pleasure in a complimentary buffet lunch. Rev. Roberts believes that despite the religious confusion and even judgments of God we see close to us, it is not way too late for America. But our problems are, at their root, non secular, and to be settled they must be tackled at the root.
Rev. Richard Owen Roberts, a former pastor, modestly describes himself as an “Itinerant Minister, Bookseller and Publisher.” But to hungry Christians across The us Rev. Roberts is a champion for correct Revival and Awakening in our working day.
Rev. Roberts is founder of Worldwide Awakening Ministries, now the R.O. Roberts Believe in. He analyzed at Gordon, Whitworth and Fuller Theological Seminary, and pastored in Idaho, Oregon, Washington and California. Because 1975, he, his wife, Margaret and their family have lived in the Chicago area, in close proximity to Wheaton College. His personal selection of nine,000 in addition publications on revivals and awakenings, serves as the nucleus of Wheaton’s Billy Graham Center Library. Roberts has written considerably on these subjects.
In the early 90’s, Rev. Roberts writings on Biblical Solemn Assembly stirred believers who were anxious for the issue of their churches and the moral and spiritual route of our country. This biblical apply is a signifies whereby people, churches and nations can return to God set absent the sins of the earlier and embark upon a new commence. The wonderful state-broad days of prayer practiced in the colonies and in the states for the duration of the very first century of the Republic the times of “humiliation, fasting and prayer” known as by the numerous Continental Congresses, the nationwide contact to prayer by President Abraham Lincoln amid the Civil War, have been taken from the Biblical idea of Solemn Assembly. The National Working day of Prayer, also, is derived from the exercise.
Several large Protestant denominations, most notably the Southern Baptists, the Assemblies of God and the Church of God (TN) getting learned from Roberts’ function and held historic solemn assemblies for the duration of the decade of the nineties. A lot of other church buildings and teams throughout the country have equally sought to find out from this biblical pattern (locate out far more about Biblical Solemn Assembly Listed here find out more about Rev. Roberts’ Ministry at www.rortrust.org).