Impacting Cities & Communities thru Prayer
A Community of Prayer Champions, Praying Churches, Prayed-for Communities
I Timothy 2:1 - "First of all, then, I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men."
What a great verse to describe the priority of prayer! I decided to use "first of all" to name a prayer resource website that is loaded with ideas to spur thinking about how to get a church down the road on a journey toward becoming a "house of…
Posted on February 3, 2011 at 8:12pm
Enjoy a new, web-based resource to encourage families to enjoy fun, easy moments in Scripture-based praying! Forty free prayer guides are available on www.YourHomeAHouseOfPrayer.com.
As a pastor in Birmingham, Alabama whose church in on a journey to becoming a "house of prayer", I knew that the Church needed tools to help families pray together more effectively - especially tools that encourage Scripture-based…Continue
Posted on February 3, 2011 at 5:26pm — 1 Comment
The further we go as a church toward becoming a "house of prayer", the more we understand that praying churches stand on the foundation of praying families - and praying families stand on the foundation of praying individuals.
It's easy to find resources for praying churches and it's easier to find resources for praying individuals. But it's hard to find a resource to help families become praying families. Books have been…Continue
Posted on March 26, 2010 at 5:10pm — 4 Comments
It is a privilege to be part of a church that is committed to becoming a "house of prayer". We are seeking to saturate every aspect of what we do with prayer. It is a long journey and we've tried a few things that haven't worked all that well, but for the most part we have enjoyed taking a few positive baby steps along the pathway.
To that end, we create a Congregational Prayer Summit experience for our church family twice a year. Several of these weekend forays have been…Continue
Posted on March 25, 2010 at 11:42am — 6 Comments