Teachings

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Bonhoeffer’s Guidelines for Meditating on Scripture

by National House of Prayer

A recurrent subject that arises often with young people attending NHOP is the topic of simply how to pray, or useful methods for creating and maintaining an active prayer life. There is a general desire to pray or an understanding of its importance, some even are coming from Christian cultural prayer hot spots of prayer. […]

An unjust law is no law at all

by National House of Prayer

Recently I was able to listen on the local radio as they played Martin Luther King’s “I have a dream” speech speech in its entirety. It remains today a monumental moment for the civil rights movement. But in order to get the full gravity of what Mr. King was saying and indeed understand the foundation […]

Everything you Get

by National House of Prayer

I was recently digging into John 6 and the feeding of the 5 thousand. It is the only miracle recorded in all four gospels and must therefore been a significant moment for the disciples. What I want to focus on is in vs.14 “After the people saw the sign Jesus performed, they began to say, “Surely […]

Praying Generations

by National House of Prayer

‘…these I will bring to my holy mountain and give them joy in my house of prayer. Their burnt offerings and sacrifices will be accepted on my altar; for my house will be called a house of prayer for all nations.’ Isaiah 56:7  February of 1982 is a significant date for me because this is […]

A Nation under God

by National House of Prayer

NHOP was honored to be in Langley this past Canada Day sharing at CLA Church. As part of the service I was attending, children read from the preamble of the charter of rights and freedoms. A portion struck me as of importance that reads: “Whereas Canada is founded upon principles that recognize the supremacy of God […]

God’s Law – Plumb Line for Nations

by National House of Prayer

Have you ever noticed how often the “Law of God” is fondly spoken about in the Psalms? For instance Psalm 19:7 reads; “The law of the LORD is perfect, reviving the soul. The statutes of the LORD are trustworthy, making wise the simple.” Or Psalm 119:97 “Oh, how I love your law! I meditate on […]