Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
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-- Hebrews 12:3, NIV.
Persecution is not new to the Christian church. No sooner did the church get off the ground than the persecution began, as Peter and John were brought before…
I was talking with a friend the other day about prayer, and she shared a great idea, one that got me thinking about harnessing technology for Christ. Faced with a negative diagnosis from a doctor, she decided to take time each day to pray for healing. Because she is on the go most of the time, she decided set an alert on her phone that would remind…Continue
Added by Deborah Perkins on October 27, 2015 at 5:54pm — No Comments
Certainly the most disturbing words in the Lord's Prayer are found in verse 12.
"Forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors."
We sometimes flit like a butterfly over these words without letting them shock us to the core of our relationship with God. Jesus calls us to surrender all of our resentments, all unforgiveness, as we ask for His forgiveness.
As with all of the…Continue
Added by David Young on October 27, 2015 at 4:07pm — No Comments
I wrote this article recently and thought it might be fun to share it here.
I read a passage that I have been processing for years. It is found in 2 Kings 7. The setting is a desperate one. The Arameans have laid siege to the city of Samaria. There is a famine in the land, and the people are in crisis.
In the midst of the darkness, the prophet Elisha matter-of-factly predicts that by this time tomorrow there…Continue
Added by Paul Covert on October 27, 2015 at 10:34am — No Comments
Despite all of our divisions and denominations, the great test for every Christian is the test of love. Can we love without judging, when our brother believes differently than we do? Can we rejoice in the preaching of the gospel by those "less qualified" than ourselves? Can we allow for differences of opinion and interpretation while still…Continue
In the wake of several brutal terror attacks around the Temple Mount over the weekend, hundreds gathered Sunday in the historic Christ Church in the Old City of Jerusalem to pray. These were joined by millions of Christians…Continue
Added by Miriam Rodlyn Park on October 5, 2015 at 12:27pm — No Comments
I have found when I pray according to God’s Word, I am in line with His will. I not only find myself…Continue