Category Archives: Prayer Issues

Praying for Canada’s Cities – Montreal

I had lunch today with Daria and Matt Nardozza as they begin their cross-country tour on behalf of 24-7 Prayer Canada.  They interviewed Mike Miedema and myself about how to pray for Ottawa.  That video should be up soon. Here … Continue reading

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24-7 Canadian Cities Tour

Daria and Matt may be coming to your city.  The 24-7 Prayer tour across Canada this summer wants to know how to pray for your city. This video below gives you all the details. (Watch to the end) It begins with some … Continue reading

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Day of Prayer in Antigonish

As part of the Empower Prayer in Canada initiative, after a teaching phase over the first couple of days, today we have designated 12 hours for continuous prayer.  As I write this we are about half way through the 720 … Continue reading

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Empower Prayer in Canada (EPIC) starts today!

It’s finally here.  Tonight is the launch of the first EPIC event.  I am in Antigonish, Nova Scotia with the rest of the team doing the set up at St. Francis-Xavier University.  There is a great sense of anticipation in … Continue reading

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Enough with Job 22:28

Ok, so this post may lose me a few readers.  Can we all give the proof texting of Job 22:28 a rest?  It’s a classic example of sloppy thinking among present day Christians.  And I have to say, sadly, that … Continue reading

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Elements of a Thriving House of Prayer – Sara Maynard

Great insights from Sara Maynard the director of Red Leaf Prayer Ministries about what makes a successful House of Prayer. As one of the pioneers of Canada’s current House of Prayer movement, I’ve been leading, observing, praying for, and supporting … Continue reading

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The Ministry of Intercession is for Everyone

    The term “intercessor” has become a special designation in the last few decades.  Certainly it is a biblical word.  It is especially used to describe our Great High Priest, the Lord Jesus Christ, but it is also used … Continue reading

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