WASHINGTON — Dr. Tim Clinton, president of the American Association of Christian Counselors, issues the following statement:
“Elected officials from the President to the local school board are joining together today, the National Day of Prayer, to pray for the unity of our nation. We live in divisive times and, possibly, no other institution is under greater strain than the family. God ordained the family to be a place to nurture hearts and train hands with grace to love and be loved. Yet too many families are disintegrating, causing pain, sorrow and loneliness.
“So pray with me that God would heal broken relationships and encourage the hurting. Pray that he gives strength to the single parent and grace to the blended family. Pray also for wisdom to raise our children to care for others and love the Lord. Unity is noble and needed, and I believe our communities and nation will only truly be united when our families are whole.”
About the AACC
With nearly 50,000 members worldwide, the American Association of Christian Counselors (AACC) is the world’s largest and most diverse association of Christian counseling professionals. The AACC’s mission is to equip the entire community of care, including licensed professionals, pastors and lay caregivers, with biblical truth and psychosocial insights so they can minister to hurting persons and help them move to personal wholeness, interpersonal competence and mental stability. The AACC accomplishes this mission through its widely attended events, its educational programs and materials available via Light University and the AACC’s publications. Life, Love and Family, hosted by AACC President Dr. Tim Clinton, airs on American Family Radio and is heard Monday–Friday on nearly 300 stations.
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