Posts Tagged: referendum

We Want Peace

Check out this video about peace in Sudan as the referendum for self-determination in Southern Sudan approaches. Emmanual Jal, the artist, served as a soldier – when he was a child – in Sudan’s Civil War. May the people know…

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Two days until January 9 referendum in Southern Sudan

Prayer is always in order for the people of Sudan as the referendum on self-determination for Southern Sudan takes place. Join our sisters and brothers in Sudan in prayer between noon and 1:00 p.m. EST or at whatever time is…

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Consider fasting with the people of Sudan

People in Sudan plan to engage in the spiritual discipline of fasting in the days leading up to the January 9, 2011 referendum. Consider joining them on Friday, January 7 or at other times during that weekend. Those who are…

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Preparing for the South Sudan referendum

As the day for the referendum in South Sudan (and hopefully the referendum in Abyei) draws near, here are some observations, reflections, and resources: Pray with the people of Sudan Fast with the people of Sudan Letter to WCC member…

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Pray with the people of Sudan – December 17

Join our sisters and brothers in Sudan in prayer today from 12:00 noon to 12:30 p.m Eastern Time (or its equivalent). Pray where you are. Pray as you are most comfortable. Pray alone. Pray together. Prayer is always appropriate. What…

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Registration for referendum

he registration of voters for next month’s referendum on the self-determination of Southern Sudan has been concluded, the United Nations panel monitoring the process said today, welcoming the peaceful and orderly conduct of the exercise. Posted by the Presbyterian Ministry…

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Negotiating Sudan’s North-South Future

The International Crisis Group has issued an update briefing, Negotiating Sudan’s North-South Future. The briefing notes that “foundations for a constructive post-referendum relationship are yet to be laid” between North and South Sudan. While many people “in Sudan and abroad…

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A Season of Prayer with the People of Sudan

Prayers are always in order for the people of Sudan. Prayers are particularly in order as January, 2011 draws near. A referendum on self-determination for the people of South Sudan is scheduled for January 9. On that same day, a…

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