Monthly Archives: August 2011

24 Aug, 2011

History Belongs to the Intercessor

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In the Footsteps of Abraham One of the first great intercessors in the Bible was Abraham, and his most famous intercessory prayer was for one of the most sinful places in the ancient world! Sodom and Gomorrah have become synonymous with sin, sexual debauchery, and sodomy, yet the great Patriarch of Israel, the “father of faith,” interceded passionately that those twin cities of sin be spared! I believe it was this kind of compassion that led God to say, “Shall I hide from Abraham what I am about to do?” (Gen. 18:17) When God told Abraham that He planned [...]

10 Aug, 2011

God’s Rules for Battle!

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With Joni Ames   As many of us know, there has seemingly been an increase in the level of battle or warfare in these times. Just as the weather has been heating up, so has "life," in general. Many have experienced panic attacks, fear, depression, and hopelessness on pretty serious levels. We are talking about Christians. Now, before any of us try to "judge" that, let us just remember that Jesus warned of these times over 2,000 years ago. This isn't something "new." We've all gone through warfare and battles before. However, there seems to be an increase and [...]

3 Aug, 2011

Praying for People in Authority

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"I urge that entreaties and prayers, petitions and thanksgivings, be made on behalf of all men, for kings and all who are in authority, so that we may lead a tranquil and quiet life in all godliness and dignity. This is good and acceptable in the sight of God our Savior, who desires all men to be saved and to come to the knowledge of the truth." 1 Tim. 2:1–4 (NAS) Prayers for people who are in positions of authority have high priority in the heart of God. You could even say that 1 Timothy 2:1–4 is an apostolic [...]