“This is what the LORD Almighty says: ‘Once again men and women of ripe old age will sit in the streets of Jerusalem, each of them with cane in hand because of their age. The city streets will be filled with boys and girls playing there.’” Zechariah 8:4 & 5
How would you describe the city–as playground or battleground? Most people would probably say the latter, but here at MLF, we choose the former.
Did you know that over half of all Americans live in 42 places and that Memphis is one of those places? And, that 75% of all Americans live in cities and towns with populations over 50,000? Or, that half of the world’s population now lives in urban areas? And, while the Bible starts in a garden, it ends in a city! I believe that this gives us tremendous insight about God’s heart in regards to the city. To read more… check out Appeal/Newsletter — Summer 2013,