Category Archives: Prayer Life

Trouble Drives Us To God – John Trapp

The Puritans who were known for their lengthy sermons, could also capture some timeless wisdom in short pithy statements. “Trouble drives us to God who delighteth to help those who are forsaken of their hopes.  In prosperity, either we pray … Continue reading

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Spend Plenty of Time with God – Oswald Chambers

Perhaps the second most popular devotional book every written was published in 1927 ten years after Oswald Chambers died quite suddenly, and is titled “My Utmost For His Highest”.  Here’s just one of many wise insights … It is impossible for a saint, … Continue reading

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A Classic Prayer from A.W. Tozer

A.W. Tozer’s writings have become classic devotional reading.  I think I now have the whole collection as I began reading his stuff and accumulating it over 30 years ago when I was still a student.  Friends have donated various books … Continue reading

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Community Dinners by Cherie White

If anyone can talk about “Incarnational” living it is Aaron & Cherie White who are part of the 614 Community in the Downtown Eastside of Vancouver.  They also lead a 24-7 Prayer “Boiler Room”.  Every weekday they have a community … Continue reading

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Ancient Prayers

At the EPIC (Empower Prayer in Canada) event that I am involved with this weekend, today is a major training day.  Attendees can choose from 4 topics every hour and learn about prayer in all kinds of ways.  Tomorrow will … 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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Inside a 24-7 Prayer Room

Here’s a great video showing a bit of what a 24-7 Prayer Room could look like.   24-7 Prayer Room @ AIW 2011 fd from Bill Cahusac on Vimeo.

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