Intercession

How to Start, Organize and Run an Email Prayer Chain

Starting an email prayer chain in your church or ministry group is an effective way to let members share, receive and pray for the needs of others. Email prayer chains use technology to quickly and reliably share prayer requests. I serve as the coordinator of our church email prayer chain. We have 208 people on…

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Mission Trip Prayer Outreach Ideas

One of the secrets of successful mission trips is prayer because it puts our hearts in a posture of dependence on God. Ultimately, God is the only One who changes hearts; we simply get to be a part of His work on mission. Here are some practical ideas of ways to put prayer ministry onto…

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How to Let Go of Things Using Prayer

When praying about our biggest needs and problems, it’s natural to hold onto the outcome we want.  However there comes a time when we need to let go of things in prayer, and let go of  what we want the outcome to be so we can experience peace no matter what. Here is a prayer…

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How to Request and Receive Confidential Prayer

Making a confidential prayer request for yourself or others is possible if you know the secret of the right ways and means of doing so.  Sometimes our confidential prayer requests are about private family or business matters that are not public knowledge.  Other times our confidential prayer requests are about personal matters, such as our…

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How to Stand in the Gap in Prayer

How to pray effectively for others who are in need of help but who are unable or unwilling to pray for themselves is called standing in the gap.  Standing in the gap is a form of intercessory prayer where our prayers bridge the gap between God and people who are cut off from God’s helping…

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How to Pray Scriptures

Knowing how to pray Scriptures can add power to your prayer times.  Here are some ideas about the many ways you can pray Scriptures.  How to pray scriptures using God’s commandments Praying God’s commandments is powerful because they are his most important principles of life and behavior.  Commandments aren’t just about following rules and good…

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How to Care for Intercessory Prayer Team Members

Knowing how to care for intercessory prayer group members will keep your prayer team strong.  Intercessory prayer groups pray for the needs of others and this can sometimes be draining emotionally and spiritually.  This article will help you care for intercessory prayer group members through  training, volunteer appreciation, personal care and encouragement. Care for intercessory…

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