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Prayer

19/04 April 2019

Calgary city-wide prayer rallies

by Frank Dabbs   Dave and Heather Peddie have a lifetime calling to missions and to advocate the power of corporate prayer, calling Christians together to pray for the transformation of their community. They have a successful roofing and weatherproofing business in Calgary that they have committed as a platform for their work as followers […]

18/11 November 2018

Prayer for the persecuted Church

Hated for following Jesus: even by family By Greg Musselman, Minister at Large, The Voice of the Martyrs Canada   “Lina” (not her real name) grew up in a strict Muslim home in Northern Nigeria. But that didn’t stop the then 13 year-old from wanting to find out more about Christianity; she says she was […]

18/10 October 2018

A minute for the persecuted church

Edited and submitted by Al Coats Next month is IDOP Sunday (International Day of Prayer for the Persecuted, Nov.04). In over 60 countries worldwide, (N Korea, China, India, Nigeria, Egypt, Pakistan, to name a few), Christians are persecuted. Discriminated against in jobs, education, health care and social benefits; attacked in their homes and churches; imprisoned, […]

18/09 September 2018

Praying for a spiritual turnaround

50th annual Prayer Breakfast to coincide with first day of Marijuana legalization   Crime, drug use, divorce rates, mental health problems, suicide – pick any statistic or trend; the consequences of spiritual poverty can be seen and felt everywhere across our nation. Despite this backdrop of statistical disillusionment, Christians have an eternal wellspring of hope.  […]

18/07 July 2018

31 days of prayer for Canada

The Canadian Bible Society (CBS) has released their 31 Days of Prayer for our Nation brochure this month to encourage all individuals, prayer groups and churches to stand together and unite in prayer for Canada.  “As we approach Canada day, we are excited about this opportunity to engage in prayer for Canada,” says CBS National […]

18/06 June 2018

Praying for God to intervene

by Katie Pearn   We’re standing beside an empty plot of land in Calgary’s Beltline, just west of the downtown core. Most people wouldn’t give it a second glance, but to the members of The Walk team, this empty land is a sign of God’s faithfulness and the power of prayer. “This used to be […]

18/03 March 2018

Prayer, a cornerstone of unshakable faith

by Lily Mtongwiza   There is power in prayer. Prayer is the second of the four cornerstones of faith life that include tithing, personal Bible reading, and weekly church service attendance and fellowship. When we pray, we create an opportunity. Prayer is essential to building a relationship with God. It is the primary way in […]

18/03 March 2018

Loving our enemies through prayer

by Frank King   If you’ve spent much time on Facebook and Twitter, you’ve undoubtedly discovered there’s a lot of anger, disrespect and hate out there. These sites seem rife with people who are disgusted at the state of the world. And they’re not above slinging mud with anyone who disagrees. Sometimes, serious Christians are […]