The Texas Values Action team released its 2017 Faith and Family Scorecard this week. The Faith and Family Scorecard is the only accountability tool of its kind in Texas, as it measures how state legislators performed in the regular and special session on a variety of issues impacting religious freedom, marriage and family, life, and privacy, as well as other important pro-family values.
The Fiscal Responsibility Index is a measurement of how lawmakers perform on size and role of government issues. Texans for Fiscal Responsibility uses exemplar votes on core budget and free enterprise issues that demonstrate legislators’ governing philosophy.
Pray Stand Act does not endorse candidates, but we are linking to this resource for our readers' benefit. Lone Star Liberty has included links to the candidates' web sites, which makes it easy to do your own research.
The Texas Secretary of State provides a wide variety of information about elections. On VoteTexas.gov you can determine if you are registered to vote. You can also find out how to register.
We have been eagerly awaiting this first book by Pastor Todd Wagner: Come and See: Everything You Ever Wanted in the One Place You Would Never Look
The developing scandal that began in Hollywood with Harvey Weinstein and is now rippling through the institutions of the Left, provides a vivid reminder of what happens when a society abandons Biblical standards of righteousness and goes its own way. It does not end well.
Evangelical Christians at the dawn of the twenty-first century find themselves living in a period of historic transition. As Western culture has become increasingly post-Christian, it has embarked upon a massive revision of what it means to be a human being. By and large the spirit of our age no longer discerns or delights in the beauty of God’s design for human life.
We are persuaded that faithfulness in our generation means declaring once again the true story of the world and of our place in it—particularly as male and female.
Morally Bankrupt Entertainment Industry Totally Baffled As To How Culture Became Morally bankrupt
The LIFT America Gathering will be held July 30 in Pilot Point, TX. Sponsored by the Christian Educators Association International, LIFT America gatherings are designed to gather, encourage, empower and equip Christian educators who work in communities all across America. LIFT America gatherings provide an extraordinary opportunity to come together with others like us who love God and care about kids.
Watermark Plano held a summer co-ed Bible study entitled WISDOM for our Modern World in July 2017. This study explored the Christian Worldview and the proper response to current topics that Christians may encounter. Pray Stand Act supported this study by providing input for the session on Politics.
In anticipation of the 2016 General Election, Pray Stand Act developed a prayer guide for Watermark Plano. Our guide formed the basis for the prayer guide for the Raise the Mark service in October 2016. Both the original prayer guide and the Raise the Mark guide are available above as Downloads
Pray Stand Act conducted a voter registration drive at Watermark's Plano Campus on October 2 and October 9, 2016. Our friends also conducted voter registration drives at the Dallas campus,
Our friends also conducted voter registration drives at the Watermark Dallas campus,
Pray Stand Act sponsored a booth at the 2014 Fallfest in Sachse, Texas.
Pray Stand Act arranged the 2014 National Day of Prayer celebration in Sachse, Texas. One of the high points was prayer led by Mayor Mike Felix.
Encouraging fellow believers to stand for biblical principles in the public square. Fantastic team of volunteers showed up to to help out. Signed up over 100 Dallas County voters and handed out Collin County registration mailers. Also provided materials on resources for voting bilbical values.
On November 19, 2013 we held a meeting between Sachse area pastors and Rafael Cruz. Pastor Cruz presented his message that the Church has separated itself from our governement and that the result has been moral decay and lawlessness. He encourages pastors to challenge the Johnson Amendment and become actively engaged in reclaiming the ground of government for Christ.
On July 20, 2013 Pray Stand Act presented a 3 hour seminar at the Watermark Community Church Training Day. The training was organized around the 3-step action plan: Pray, Stand, Act.
Patti organized the National Day of Prayer for Sachse on May 2, 2013. Despite wind chills in the 30's, about 30 people showed up to pray for our nation, state, county, and city. Joining us were several area pastors and Mayor Mike Felix of Sachse.
Pray Stand Act sponsored a both at the Sachse Fallfest on October 13, 2012 to inform citizens about their civic responsibilities and our nation's godly heritage.