Mobilising, training and equipping Christians for prayer
The Word makes it clear that we are to pray and ask of God, that He hears and will answer us. When we pray we are to have an expectation that, if we ask according to God’s will, we will receive from Him what we ask. Every moment, God is in the process of answering prayers of those who call out to Him. We want to give God glory and encourage intercessors, by sharing some stories of what God is doing in answer to prayer. We call these God stories, because these testimonies are all about Him.
Authorities pronounced Karla Faye Tucker dead, but her story shows that God can forgive the ugliest past, renew the most hardened person and give any life meaning.
One morning at the YWAM Multipliers Global meeting I sat next to my Sudanese friend and fellow YWAM-FM co-worker, Kris*. The time came to help those of us desiring to see more healings when we pray for people. This was my desire.
Throughout the Bible, God reveals that He is always in control over His vast universe and even our seemingly insignificant lives. Here is a true-life story from a member of the Persecuted Church.
Bonnie Barnett walked through the church doors every Sunday, sat next to her father, listened to the sermon, and walked out unchanged. “I walked out unchanged because the Bible was never presented, and the Gospel was never proclaimed”.
In addition to operating a mobile medical clinic in rural regions and managing the only Christian bookstore in Tunisia, Tani and Boutros also began feeding the homeless. Many noticed that while Tunisian Muslims weren’t serving the needy, this Christian couple was.
Having been rejected most of her life, a girl from Saudi Arabia felt that her life was pointless. She decided that she would run away and kill herself. But while she was planning how to end her life, a woman at the airport caught her eye.
Pastor Asheesh and his JESUS film team were forced to leave the village in India. But days later, the chief called them back with a special request.
Mohammad Hadad was a Syrian Jihadist and sex-addict who beat his wife. But then Jesus came to him in a dream. Jesus told him he was on the wrong path and that He loved him.
A 16-year-old Nepalese follower of Jesus became a disciple-maker. Then she told them: “If you believe in Jesus and want to follow Him, then you should really be baptised! Are you willing to do that?”