Monthly Archives: May 2011

Attack of the African “Killer” Snails …

Barbados has been invaded by snails.  Slowly.  Literally.  As we walk about on the grounds of YWAM Barbados, we hear the crunching of shells under our sandals.  They are called African snails, and when we suggested that maybe it could … Continue reading

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Coming to you today from Barbados …

My friend Peter Tigchelaar and I flew into Barbados yesterday for a week of training.  We have been invited to the EQUIP Caribbean school for YWAM base leaders for the West Indies.  It’s a great honour to be here with … Continue reading

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Empower Prayer in Canada: only 20 more days

Many of you have been following the development of the new “Empower Prayer in Canada” initiative which will soon have it’s first event in Antigonish, Nova Scotia. Here’s an official letter from Robb Sykes to intercessors across the nation … … Continue reading

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What if Starbucks marketed like a Church – YouTube

This little video goes along with my previous blogs about Hospitality and Friendliness.

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Back to Our Knees – Mike Knoll

A great new prayer ministry has been launched here in Canada.  Mike Knoll, formerly a pastor in downtown Orillia, Ontario, has had the call to prayer on his life for quite a while.  He has now launched Revival Prayer Ministries. … Continue reading

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Global Day of Prayer is coming June 12

The date this year for the Global Day of Prayer is June 12, the day of Pentecost.  Once again millions of believers will join in every nation of the world to intercede for the planet. As I have asked around I … Continue reading

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What’s an Urban Monastic? – Jim Tice

It’s great to see some really good prayer being stirred up in Guelph, Ontario.  Jim Tice is working on a 24-7 prayer effort in that south-western city, an hour and a half west of Toronto.  Here’s something from his most recent blog … Continue reading

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