He has walked nearly 10, miles for Jesus while being chased by tigers and bears and Hindu extremists. He is a true adventurer who is fueled by the love of Jesus. Every need Albert has had since beginning in ministry in the 80s has been met without him ever asking anyone for anything.
He lets God determine both the need and the provision. Here is what he says about that in his little book on evangelism:.
Through the knowledge of God's Word, we realize that we also have His love that urges us to reach out toward others. Pray for the minister and all leaders or workers in it. Pray that the Church may be blessed, to be made a blessing in the world. Smith Wigglesworth. In that tent, a kind of confidence breeds that changes how we return to the front lines. God lives, and listens to every petition with His whole heart.
Every experience, trial and inspiration I have recorded is a result of prayer. The foremost thing I learned in ministry is prayer followed by Bible study.
Prayer empowers and gives vision. Those words resonate with me and are proven not so much by my faithfulness as my failures. In seasons when my faith has faltered, I can invariably point to a fumbled prayer life. Prayer empowers and gives vision; the lack of it weakens trust and causes me to wander.
Maybe for the sake of improving my vision, God has been leading me more deeply into the place of prayer. It started late in when the Lord spoke and challenged me to give my whole heart to him. Wholehearted devotion is not for the faint of heart. It will break and expose us like nothing else can.
Intercession for the Body of Christ is the fourth in the Little Book, Big Prayers 4- book series. The scripture-based affirmations in this prayer book can help you. "Intercession for the Body of Christ" is the fourth in the "Little Book, Big Prayers" 4- book series. The scripture-based affirmations can help you learn to intercede.
And it can also lead us into depths of joy and surrender that are too rich for words. This year, I add these thoughts to an ongoing list:. As I explore this call to wholeheartedness, I find myself hungry and hungrier still. I want to encourage you to explore new pathways in prayer in Let prayer lead you more deeply into relationship with the One who loved you first and loves you most.
The psalms are real prayers for real people. They challenge us to think deeply and honestly and give us permission to cry out, to feel, to get close, to give our whole heart. To be rough around the edges. The tent was where the war was being won … or lost.
In other words … Behavior changes when brought under the gaze of God. Moses asked for direction and God responded with presence. In fact, sometimes trying seems to make it worse. Nothing happened. What makes fasting so effective?
In this season, God has revealed to me the joy of being in conversation with him — not just being with him but talking to him about things and sharing hopes and fears without expectation that he will be my Cosmic Fixer who makes it all right. This kind of prayer is a doorway into the prophetic. It is a call to God to show me that which is not as if it is. Praying in this way has increased my deep-level joy and decreased my chronic anxiety. My gift is inner healing; I rarely see physical healings, but have seen quite a few miraculous inner healings.
In this season, God is giving more authority to move around in this realm of prayer.
I use a repurposed rosary. It helps me stay focused, especially around prayers of intercession. Every bead has a person or ministry attached, to help me be more disciplined in praying for people and things I love. I rediscovered the richness of fasting , though it comes and goes in seasons. Our church promotes 21 days of prayer and fasting every January. It has become for us a remarkably reflective and spiritually energizing way to begin the year.
In the library we call the Bible, Psalms is the prayer book. I believe the psalms can help us all find a better prayer life. We hear honest cries for help and deep, worshipful devotion. We get the full spectrum of emotions, not the least of which is anger. Andrew Murray. The Promised Land.
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