Category Archives: Mission Ottawa

How to Pray for Ottawa -Youtube

In Daria and Matt’s ongoing tour of Canadian cities, they interviewed Pastor Mike Miedema and myself about how to pray for Ottawa. Check out the other cities in this series – Montreal, Huntsville, Sault Ste. Marie at the 24-7 Prayer Canada website.

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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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Some Great Missional Thinking from Dave Harder

Here’s some great quotes from Dave Harder who leads a missional congregation here in Ottawa called The Journey.  He also leads the Missional Track of Mission Ottawa and he is always pushing us in the right direction. “Whenever someone (in … Continue reading

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Providence Point

I had never been to Lanark, Ontario until this week.  It’s a very small town an hour to the west of Ottawa which used to be known for its wool mills.  We are here at a fairly new retreat centre … Continue reading

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Dreaming of a Prayer-Saturated City

What would it look like if your city was filled with prayer?  Here in Ottawa we have begun to dream about a prayer-saturated city.  A couple of months ago we invited prayer leaders to come together to share the dreams … Continue reading

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Leadership Summit with Glenn Smith

Today I head off to the annual Leadership Summit for Mission Ottawa.  This year the emphasis will be more on serious strategic thinking about how we can make an impact on the nation’s capital in the years ahead.  For that … Continue reading

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Easter Sunrise Service at Peace Tower

A couple of hundred worshippers gathered again this year on the steps of Parliament to celebrate the resurrection of Jesus Christ.  Sponsored by Mission Ottawa, it featured the participation of leaders across many denominational lines.  I had the privilege of … Continue reading

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