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Comparing Three 24/7 Prayer & Worship Movements

Comparing Three 24/7 Prayer & Worship Movements

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Originally written by Matthew Lilley on February 6, 2011 We appreciate all that God is doing in His diverse body, and we want to be able to learn from those have gone before us or do things better than we do. Below are three major 24/7 prayer & worship movements that have influenced us in some way. You will see diversity even among those who are pursuing day and night prayer. Note: The statements about these ministries are generalities. Please visit these ministries' web sites or go to one of their events for a clearer picture of their ministries. We want to honor all of these and the way God has used them to impact our ministry. Comparison Chart IHOP-KC 24-7 Prayer Burn 24-7 Year Founded 1999 1999 2006 Founder/Leader…
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Three Truths about Intercessory Prayer

Three Truths about Intercessory Prayer

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What comes to mind when you think of "intercessors"? Maybe a small group of old ladies who meets at church on Tuesday mornings to pray? Maybe it seems like a weird, or even mysterious, calling. Maybe you've thought you could never pray like the "intercessors". But every believer is called to pray and intercede. Intercession is not a spiritual gift for some, but it is the joy and calling of every Christian. In the midst of a growing global prayer movement,  God is inviting His people into the place of prayer and intercession. However, it can be daunting to know how to engage. Back in 2011, I did a teaching on Intimacy & Intercession at the Boiler Room. I posted the whole 45 minutes on Youtube below, and I pulled…
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Three Keys to Perseverance in Prayer

Three Keys to Perseverance in Prayer

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It can be hard to keep praying. Especially when our prayer does not get answered immediately. Jesus understood this, and it's why most of His teachings on prayer were encouragements to persevere in the place of prayer. This is what the parable in Luke 18 is all about. Then He spoke a parable to them, that men always ought to pray and not lose heart, saying: “There was in a certain city a judge who did not fear God nor regard man. Now there was a widow in that city; and she came to him, saying, ‘Get justice for me from my adversary.’ And he would not for a while; but afterward he said within himself, ‘Though I do not fear God nor regard man, yet because this widow troubles me I will avenge her,…
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