During my Prayer and Prophetic Conference tweets, I entered conversation with one of my twitter followers, a gentleman named Ryan. He admitted that he had used to belong to the International House of Prayer, and so I asked if he would be willing to share his experiences by answering some questions.Below are the questions I... Continue Reading →
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Today I bought the book The Valley of Vision, which is a collection of Puritan prayers on various subjects. The following is for sleeping:Blessed Creator,Thou hast promised my beloved sleep;Give me restoring rest needful for tomorrow's toil;If dreams be mine, let them not be tinged with evil.Let thy Spirit make my time of repose a... Continue Reading →
Sometime ago I started reading through a book by International House of Prayer founder Mike Bickle. At one point he goes into a semi-lengthy discussion about how it is far more important to methodically pray the Bible than it is to simply study the Bible.Praying the Word back to God is much different from Bible study.... Continue Reading →
This sums up my life about now. Soli Deo Gloria.
Question: If God has predestined all that will occur, then why bother to pray?I recently saw this contention on another blog, and thought it would be worth touching upon for a moment. The basic idea is that if everything is predestined to happen, or God has arranged everything to happen, then what sense does it... Continue Reading →
The following is from the journal of John Wesley.A gentleman came to me full of good-will, to exhort me not to leave the Church; or (which was the same thing in his account) to use extemporary prayer, which, said he, “I will prove to a demonstration to be no prayer at all. For you cannot... Continue Reading →