Jobless take their grievances directly to Congress

Our prayers are with them for the success of their fight for social justice... By Tony Pugh | McClatchy Newspapers WASHINGTON — America's unemployed workers brought their message of frustration and despair directly to the U.S. Capitol on Tuesday as they filled the congressional offices of dozens of lawmakers and refused to leave until they met with their elected representatives. The sit-in style confrontations were the opening salvo of a three-day protest event dubbed "Take Back the … [Read more...]

A Church Sanctuary for the Occupy Movement

We are excited by this inspirational and Spirit-led article by Jim Wallis. What better way to embrace the hurting, lost, the poor and destitute - to show the world that Christians, that JESUS, is not on the side of corporations, the wealthy and powerful. May the churches across the country who believe in the ministry of Christ while he was on earth heed this call. Soon we pray CDOA is at a place where we can make a big enough impact to help institute sanctuaries across the nation. From … [Read more...]

The Latest From #OccupyWallStreet

We had to share this picture with you...we don't know who this person is, but we hope he or she finds us! We are standing with you and you are all in our prayers. Help us spread word on CDOA to anyone you know in the Occupy movement to let them know there are many, many Christians in America behind them and interceding for justice and change. Oakland Police on Monday morning surrounded an anti-Wall Street protester encampment in the city, ahead of an expected clearing operation, witnesses … [Read more...]

Wall Street and the Golden Calf

Just in case you missed it...this is a moment every professing Christian in America should take a look at, pray about, read the scriptures and gain understanding, if they have lost understanding in their own greed or worship at the foot of this idol. “The Lord said to Moses, ‘Go down at once! Your people, whom you brought up out of the land of Egypt, have acted perversely; they have been quick to turn aside from the way that I commanded them; they have cast for themselves an image of a … [Read more...]

‘Occupy Wall Street’ movement grows in momentum

The 99% are a much larger majority than the Tea Party/Far Right  minority, who has done nothing but support corporate greed, the 1%, tax cuts for the rich, and Wall Street priorities. We continue to hear blame placed on the marginalized, the victims of the corruption in high places - Republican candidate Herman Cain said to the Wall Street Journal today, "Don’t blame Wall Street, don’t blame the big banks, if you don’t have a job and you’re not rich, blame yourself… It is not a person's fault if … [Read more...]