Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
A Community of Prayer Champions, Praying Churches, Prayed-for Communities
“The will of the one who sent us is that we be the one who was sent. What we do is meant to be lived out of the context of discovering and becoming the person we are.” (Robert Benson, Between the Dreaming and the Coming True)
Mount Nittany is the highest place in our city. When I look across the valley from up there, I see homes, businesses, and schools; I see bars, streets, and stadiums; and I see cars on the highway and planes in the sky. And I wonder about…Continue
Added by Chris Heinz on September 26, 2014 at 8:32am — No Comments
What do you have to do that wastes your time and strains your patience? Can you pray in that time? For 40+ years I have enjoyed shopping with my wife. I like being with her. However, we made a compromise early on. I would walk along behind her with a book. I used the…Continue
Added by David Young on September 25, 2014 at 12:29pm — No Comments
Many requested the Free Back to School eBook I offered a few weeks ago. School has been in session for a month or more, however I would still like to send you the “Back to School” eBook that I offered several weeks a go. Just subscribe to my blog or request it in an email at firstname.lastname@example.org. I will be happy to send it to you.
This eBook will give you Effective Ways to Pray for your grandchildren in school. We inhabit a fallen,…Continue
Added by Lillian A. Penner on September 22, 2014 at 2:57pm — No Comments
I’ve been around churches, ministries, and Christian conferences for most of my life, and I’ve had many awesome leaders in that time. One quality was pretty consistent among my leaders—dedication to prayer. They wanted to pray and they wanted us to pray. For that, I’m grateful.
However, there’s one fundamental mistake many of them made about prayer—they challenged us to pray without training us how to pray. And during certain seasons, they called us to pray even…Continue
Added by Chris Heinz on September 10, 2014 at 1:34pm — No Comments
When I discovered different ways to pray, I was really excited. Prayer had become stale and stagnant to me, an obligation not an inspiration.
This discovery opened up the heavens. I don’t know if I so much found them as they found me. They were in the Bible the entire time. I just needed eyes to see them.
What does this mean?