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.
In 1968, the Apollo 8 spacecraft with its three-man crew became the first manned spacecraft to leave the earth’s orbit. But what message could they share that might help unite a world that had become divided in so many ways?
Fedu’s life was permeated by Islam when he grew up in Bangladesh. Then one day a friend gave him a Bible and he starting comparing its teachings with those of the Quran. The more he studied the two books, the more he began to doubt Islam.
An Iranian couple who fled economic hardship and violence were taken hostage by their “guides” (human smugglers), but God had a plan to bring them to Himself.
He grew up in Neak Loeung, Cambodia, He hated Christians, but he had always dreamed of playing guitar someday. So, he decided to go to the music class, despite the believers!
A woman struggling with her husband’s addiction is a common story in today’s Iran, but all it took for Sahar and Peyman was a shared taxi ride and a faithful Christian sharing the Good News with those around her.
A YWAM Frontier Missions trainer from South Asia was living in an Islamic community. She did prayer walks in that area of their city and prayed that God would one day bring a Christian kindergarten to that area.
Mostafa knew he was obligated to protect his family’s honour. He knew he would have to kill the cousin he had grown up playing with on the desert lands of Upper Egypt.
In the San Francisco Gotera penitentiary, most inmates have been sentenced for murder, violation or extortion. Now they sit on the floor in lines, holding their Bibles.
A Japanese man looked to Buddha during many difficult times in his life, but couldn’t find the salvation he was longing for. Then one day he bought a Bible and turned on his radio…