6 Do not be anxious about anything, but in every situation, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God.
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The recent 87th Academy Awards generated the usual stream of publicity except for the fact that scores of Christians connected to the Hollywood Prayer Network spent the evening praying for each artist and technician as they appeared on camera.
This kind of quiet activism is typical of this evangelical-oriented group which represents the thousands of Christians who work in Hollywood as actors, producers, writers, cameramen, accountants, carpenters, painters, etc.
They are living proof that there's more going on than often meets the electronic eye.
There seems little doubt – a new power has arrived in the world! With 1 in 9 people connected on Facebook and social media a new “in” phrase, the world has changed greatly in a mere decade.
Just think: One tweet by ISIS sent CNN and other networks scrambling to check out the news of the lovely young Kayla Mueller being killed in Syria by the arch-terrorists. ISIS tweets and CNN responds. That is power.
Christians know this: All power has potential for good or ill. The spirit being called the Prince of the Power of the Air (Ephesians 2:1-4) loves to send his fiery darts far and wide, using people who don’t know the real source.
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