Prayer

Lesson # 6: Pray on offense/purpose

Lesson # 6: Pray on offense/purpose

At the heart of my ministry is a daily time of prayer. This is prayer on offense, not just defense. It is focused on “seeking first the kingdom of God” (Matthew 6:33) and what is of lasting, not temporary, significance.

Little red dots

Little red dots

Distractions, disruptions and diversions are not only increasingly voluminous in my life but probably in yours too.

21 days of prayer still impacting Charlottesville

21 days of prayer still impacting Charlottesville

While church leaders and congregants began engaging in conversation and serving the community as a result of an August 12 clash between white supremacists and counter-protestors in Charlottesville, a more important course of action took place.

Into the Storm

Into the Storm

Continued prayers for the return trip home for Pastor Jonathan from Puerto Rico

India: a miracle for Lavanya

India: a miracle for Lavanya

Out of desperation, Lavanya approached some Christians for prayer. The result changed her life.

Directions for spiritual growth

Directions for spiritual growth

“I want to grow in Christ. Now what?” If you are asking that question, this article offers practical tips on how to grow in your relationship with Jesus.

A president’s prayer

A president’s prayer

A president who journaled his prayers morning and night, Washington set a presidential standard for faith, humility, unity, and leadership.

​The big reveal

​The big reveal

A Global Partners missionary encourages a language teacher to ask God to reveal himself.

God in my loneliness

God in my loneliness

I could not feel His presence—at least not right away. I couldn’t hear His voice; the silence was deafening.

Getting real about prayer

Getting real about prayer

Our General Superintendent unpacks exactly what he means by calling for “focused prayer.”

​A prayer after the shooting at Pulse Orlando

​A prayer after the shooting at Pulse Orlando

In the wake of the unthinkable tragedy in Orlando, only God understands all the grief and loss, and only He offers infinite grace. General Superintendent Wayne Schmidt prays.

A child’s heart

A child’s heart

One little boy’s heart was stirred after reading about “The Forgotten of Bangladesh.”

The passing of Wesley Duewel

The passing of Wesley Duewel

Dr. Wesley Duewel’s commitment to prayer impacted many in his 99 years of life. Rev. Mark O. Wilson tells how Dr. Duewel encouraged his church.