Intercession

Freedom and Confidence Approaching God in Prayer

Sometimes we don’t feel confident that we are worthy of approaching God in prayer.  This prayer helps us claim the freedom that is ours through Christ. Scriptures: “In him (Christ Jesus our Lord) and through faith in him we may approach God with freedom and confidence.”  Ephesians 3:12. “For through him we both have access…

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How to Pray Together Daily Using a Conference Call Prayer Line

This article will show you how to use technology to pray together using conference calls, smart phones, social media, caring websites and text messages.     How to use technology to pray together The Bible tells us that gathering together to pray daily is an effective and powerful way to intercede for each other and our…

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How to Pray Crossing Over Prayers with the Dying

If someone you know is terminally ill, on hospice care or dying here are some practical ideas on how to pray for them and with them for God’s strength and help in “Crossing over.” How to do this prayer practice Because under normal circumstances we pray for physical healing we are often not sure what…

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“Hang in There” Prayers

There are times when even the strongest person needs us to pray “hang in there” with them.  Here are some tips on using this prayer method. How to do this prayer practice: 1.  Be aware that no one can be positive all the time. My mother-in-law was a very positive upbeat lady.  She always enjoyed…

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“On the Spot” Praying with Others

Often God directs us to personally pray with people who cross our daily path.  Here are some ways to become a “first nudge responder” when the Holy Spirit calls us to  pray with others on the spot. How to do this prayer practice: 1.  Receive the release of the Holy Spirit into your life. This…

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Travailing in Prayer for Yourself and Others

Intense travailing prayer is praying with great emotional, physical, mental and spiritual energy.  Intense travailing prayer is used when you or someone you are praying for is facing overwhelming problems or struggles.  The word travail is the same word used for labor pains when giving birth to a child.  In intense travailing prayer you are…

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Praying with Your Spouse

Here are some simple steps to help you get started praying with your spouse.  Praying regularly with your spouse builds more intimate relationships and stronger marriages. How to do this prayer practice: 1. Build your desire. The couples who are successful in making a habit of praying together begin by consciously make it a goal. …

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Intercessory Prayer – Praying Your Pain with Christ’s

Praying with Christ’s sufferings is a prayer method that uses your personal pain and suffering in a redemptive way by offering it to God in prayer, uniting yourself with the sufferings of Christ as you intercede for another person or a world concern. How to do this prayer practice: 1.  Don’t waste even a small…

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