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Rev. Samuel Rodriguez Joins T.D. Jakes for Conversations with America Beyond the Black & Blue

‘T.D. Jakes’ Sept. 29 episode addresses heal our nation’s racial tensions LOS ANGELES, Calif., Sept. 29, 2016 – Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, president of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference (NHCLC)/CONEL, will join the “T.D. Jakes” national talk show, hosted by best-selling author, film and music producer, and entrepreneur T.D. Jakes, in its continued Conversations with America series on Sept. 29. During the episode, Jakes will visit the...



'The Gathering': America Can Only Be Saved by Spiritual Revival, Not a 'Political Awakening,' Christian Leaders Say

America won't be saved by a "political awakening," said Pastor Ronnie Floyd, who was among over 40 Christian leaders that came together at The Gathering to pray for a spiritual transformation in the nation. "Many of us, as believers, at times if we're not careful, we're more committed to some kind of political awakening," said Floyd at the solemn assembly hosted by Gateway Church in Southlake, Texas, Wednesday night. "That's not the answer to this nation. The answer to the nation is...



Christians to Unite in Texas for 'The Gathering' Solemn Assembly to Pray for the Nation

Christian leaders from across the country will unite in prayer next week at The Gathering, an ecumenical solemn assembly to ask God for forgiveness and seek His wisdom for spiritual transform in the nation. The Gathering is expected to draw thousands of believers together and will feature nationally-renowned Christian leaders and pastors from diverse churches and denominations who will be leading people in prayer for their families, churches and the country. The event will be open to the...



FOR ZION’S SAKE [CHARISMA MAGAZINE ARTICLE DOWNLOAD]

Click here to download a PDF of Charimsa Magazine’s article “For Zion’s Sake” which highlights a new breed of pro-Israel groups that are dlinigently fighting the spiritual battle againist propaganda and worldwide anti-Semitism.



Protect the Future of Iraqi Christians

ISIS has been responsible for one of the worst genocides of our time against Yazidis Christians and Shia Muslims and has been responsible for crimes against humanity and ethnic cleansing against these groups as well as Sunie Muslims, Kurds and other minorities. The U.S. government, together with its global partners, should mobilize its political, economic, and military assets to support the creation of a safe haven in northern Iraq to protect those ethnic and religious minorities...



The Global Synergize Award For 2016 Announcement

Dear Visionary Leader, Rev. Samuel Rodriguez, the President of the National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference in the United States of America, is the recipient of The Global Synergize Award...



Trump’s Hispanic Adviser Says He No Longer Wants To Be A Prop

Hispanic supporters believe Trump had been using them as “props” and they no longer have the “time and energy for a scam.” Some prominent Hispanic members of Donald Trump’s advisory board are reconsidering their support for him following the hate-filled, incendiary immigration speech in Phoenix, Arizona. Trump met with the National Hispanic Advisory Council, which was created last month out of various faith, civic and business leader, once at a meeting in New York’s...



Education Sunday: Rightly Dividing the Word of Truth

Is there anything better than watching a child's face light up when she suddenly understands a new concept? My daughter Eden recently learned to snap, and her excitement over this new found ability causes her to share with every person we meet! Even as an adult, it feels great to master something new. My mom, Eden's grandmother, will complete her EdD soon, and the process of research and study has brought her deep joy. We never outgrow our God-given design, which includes the joy of...



Trump’s Hispanic Allies Are Self-Deporting From His Campaign

Donald Trump delivered a loud, angry, and vile speech on immigration on Wednesday, one that, as my colleague Isaac Chotiner noted, should make it impossible to view the GOP nominee as “anything but a demagogue.” And how did some of Trump’s biggest Hispanic backers feel about it? Apparently, not much better than Isaac did. Via Politico: Several major Latino surrogates for Donald Trump are reconsidering their support for him following the Republican nominee’s hardline speech on...



Some Hispanic leaders who advised Trump now feel ‘crushed,’ misled

“Crushed.” ”Disappointed.” ”Confused.” Some Hispanic leaders who have been advising Donald Trump say they feel betrayed after his long-awaited immigration speech that definitively ruled out a pathway to legal status for people living in the country illegally. Trump stopped short of calling for the mass deportation of millions of people who have not committed crimes beyond their immigration offenses. But he also ruled out what he dismissed as “amnesty,” saying those who...



La respuesta de la NHCLC al discurso pronunciado anoche por el candidato presidencial Donald Trump

El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez, presidente de la NHCLC, pide un esfuerzo sostenido hacia la reforma migratoria integral SACRAMENTO, California, 1 de septiembre de 2016 /PRNewswire-HISPANIC PR WIRE/ -- El Rev. Samuel Rodríguez, presidente de la Conferencia de Liderazgo Cristiano Hispano Nacional (National Hispanic Christian Leadership Conference, NHCLC), la mayor organización cristiana hispana del mundo, que ejerce de voz representativa de los más de 100 millones de evangélicos...



Trump Meets with Mexican President, Says They ‘Didn’t Discuss’ Paying for His Wall

President Enrique Pena Nieto, however, says he told the GOP nominee Mexico would not pay for it. Trump Meets with Mexican President, Says They ‘Didn’t Discuss’ Paying for His Wall Donald Trump and Mexican President Enrique Pena Nieto prepare to deliver a joint press conference Wednesday in Mexico City. (YURI CORTEZ/AFP/Getty Images) Donald Trump discussed his plan to build a wall along the southern U.S. border in a private meeting with Mexican President Enrique...