Intercessors for Black America
Standing in the Gap for a People at Risk
Ezekiel 22:30 (KJV)
And I sought for a man among them that should make up the hedge, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it: but I found none.
As a group of intercessors, ordained by God, we are watchmen for the African American Community. Our vision is to see our people achieve wholeness through liberty in Christ Jesus.
Mordecai the Jew ranked second in command to King Xerxes. He was popular among the Jews and greatly respected by them. He worked hard for the good of his people; he cared for the peace and prosperity of his race.
In the book of Esther, when the wicked Haman had devised a plan to exterminate the Jewish nation; God raised a woman named Esther, to stand in the gap, for the preservation of her people. She stood before the King to receive authority to deliver her people.