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Prayer

Introduction


Welcome to the prayer page.  We thank you for your interest in supporting the ministry of Christian Friends of Israel and would fully appreciate your prayer covering for all elements of the work of CFI, its trustees, staff, area representatives and volunteers.


A few years ago the Lord gave this prophecy for the work of CFI in the UK, which was tested out and prayed over by the trustees and staff, and is still as relevant to us all as ever:


God will provide the strategies – not just to cope
But to overcome and
Be victorious
IF we ask…..


As believers – we are in a battle as those who stand with Israel and for biblical truth.  It’s important we know who we are and that we are overcomers in Christ alone and that he promises protection for us and provision for us in these areas and for this ministry.


If you would like to stand with Christian Friends of Israel, please use these prayer pointers as a guide, but if you would like to support further areas of the ministry or pray for the staff and the volunteer area reps, for instance, or begin a CFI prayer group, please contact   julia.soakell@cfi.org.uk


 


Pray for More Intercessors – Thoughts on a 1911 Prophecy


At the recent Lydia Conference a 1911 prophecy was shown to me that was startling in accuracy and detail.  Shortly before his death in 1918, Bishop Aristocoli of the Russian Orthodox Church passed it to Mother Barbara, a Russian nun.


It mentions that not one nation will be without trial, and that the evils to come will affect Russia, that Germany would be divided and Italy would face many natural disasters.  “Britain will lose her empire and all her colonies, and will come to almost total ruin, but will be saved through praying women.”


As with all prophecies, the content of this one needs to be tested carefully. But let’s thank God for these words of prophecy, as in his mercy and compassion our Father warns the nations – he is faithful and does not want anyone to be lost.


Let’s pray that the nations take note, turn back to God and search for their Saviour and Redeemer.


Ask the Holy Spirit to expose the root of anti-Semitism that exists in individuals, churches and nations; and for a great revelation of the promises made by God to Abraham and the Jewish people – and further revelation that the churches need to be praying people.


It seems that many intercessors in the nations are women, but let’s pray for men and women, young and old, to pray for Israel and the Jewish people in an overflow of their love for our heavenly Father. 


 


Julia Soakell 
December 2016





Watchman’s Prayer Letter


A Guide to Intercessory Prayer for the month of December 2017 ~ Jewish Year 5777/5778
Click here for PDF copy


`I will stand upon my watch and set myself on the rampart, and watch to see what he will say to me,
and what I will answer.` (Habakkuk 2:1)


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Rumours of War


“When you hear of wars and rumours of wars, do not be alarmed. Such things must happen, but the end is still to come.” (Mark 13:7).


Nehemiah was a contemporary of Ezra and was cupbearer to Artaxerxes king of Persia.  But he had the welfare of Jerusalem on his heart and mind – just as Jerusalem is on the hearts and minds of all Watchmen for Israel.  He could not let the thoughts of Jerusalem go, as the concern was always there.  God had put it there.  So he was eventually granted permission by Artaxerxes to return home to Jerusalem to challenge his countrymen to “arise and build.”  The task of reviving the survivors of his people and persuading them to rebuild the walls took many years of Nehemiah’s godly and strategic oversight.


There is much to pray about today, with evil news coming from Lebanon to the north of Israel, rumours of Iran exporting weapons and Islamic Jihad threatening war against Israel.  I apologise if there always seems so much to report about the situation here, which often takes the form of threats against us, but this is the ongoing situation that Israel finds herself in.  Let us, like Nehemiah, respond by helping to bring forward revival and restoration.  It is something God alone can do (just as in our own nations).  The news headlines in Israel have been quite clear over the past few weeks that trouble is brewing.  The Jewish nation has been very careful not to be pulled into the conflagration ... until now.


War and rain* seem to be on the hearts and minds of all living in Israel.  The Russian military build-up in Syria that gives concern to Israel’s military leaders, retaliation by Hamas against the discovery and sealing of ten terrorist tunnels into Israel, Iranian and ISIS fighters coming too close for comfort – these have all prepared the way for conflict.


Rick Riding’s recent vision concerning the Middle East released the warning that “there was a strong sense of the urgency of the hour ...” (www.succathallel.com).  Indeed it is a true report that people are hearing.  These days are critical ones and demand serious and intense prayer for the nation.  Iron Dome missile defence systems have been moved to the centre of the country, as well as the north, in readiness for any escalation of hostilities.  The next war could well be very serious for Israel, given Hezbollah’s stockpile of over 130,000 rockets.  According to one report that is more than the combined arsenal of all NATO countries, with the exception of the USA.  Now, more than ever before, Israeli leaders will need to know how to navigate rough waters.  It is a time for deep spiritual soul searching.


Let Us Enter Our Places of Prayer



  • Pray fervently the prayer of Nehemiah that he prayed for his people. “O LORD, God of heaven, the great and awesome God, who keeps his covenant of love with those who love him and obey his commands, let your ear be attentive and your eyes open to hear the prayer your servant is praying …” (Nehemiah 1:5-11).



  • Pray effectively, even if silently, that the Lord will hear. “The king said to me, “What is it you want?” Then I prayed to the God of heaven” (Nehemiah 2:4).



  • Beseech the Lord for the voices of Israel’s enemies to be silenced.  The ‘Sanballats’ and ‘Tobiahs’ of today, from Islam and from the nations, are obsessed and compulsive when it comes to anyone seeking the welfare of the children of Israel.  “When Sanballat the Horonite and Tobiah the Ammonite official heard about this, they were very much disturbed that someone had come to promote the welfare of the Israelites” (Nehemiah 2:10).  Request the defeat of Israel’s enemies.



  • Thank the Lord that he will build a strong spiritual nation from his chosen people, who will lead the world, when Messiah comes again.  Pray for their spiritual revival and redemption.  In this way, they will truly be able to ‘rise and build.’  “They replied, ‘Let us start rebuilding’” (Nehemiah 2:18).



  • Praise the Lord for Christian prayer warriors and intercessors spread all around the world, from the jungles of Sri Lanka and Africa to China’s underground church, who pray daily for the welfare of the children of Israel.  All will have a heritage in Jerusalem.  In contrast, the ‘Sanballats’ and ‘Tobiahs’ will not inherit the Kingdom.  “The God of heaven will give us success. We his servants will start rebuilding, but as for you, you have no share in Jerusalem or any claim or historic right to it” (Nehemiah 2:20).



  • Stand on God’s promises when the days look dark.  God’s word endures forever.  Watch for teaching in the next edition of CFI’s For Zion’s Sake magazine on ‘The Living Torah’ (Isaiah 40:8).



  • Proclaim God’s Sovereignty over all.  Thank him for the recent Christian Zionist Day in the Knesset, where Israel’s government officials praised Christians who are helping to build the Land of Israel.  This recognition continues the winds of change in relationships between Jews and Christians.  God is in charge!  Give him the praise he is due.


Once again, we thank the many prayer partners who station themselves at their places of prayer on behalf of the land of Israel and her people.  Help us to motivate more prayer for Israel by forwarding these Watchman’s Prayer Letters to friends all around the world.  May there be a fresh outpouring of the Holy Spirit falling upon those who are obedient to pray for the peace of Jerusalem and intercede for the “apple of his eye” (Zechariah 2:8).


Until He Comes,


Sharon Sanders


Christian Friends of Israel – Jerusalem (UK edited version)


* In addition, please continue to pray for rain in Israel. The government website shows that from 1st August to 27th November (almost four months) rainfall has only amounted to 50% of the normal in Haifa, 37% of the normal in Jerusalem and nothing in Elat.


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CFI-UK News and Thanksgiving


As we approach the end of this calendar year, we reflect on the way our Heavenly Father has keep us, sustained us and encouraged us in the work of enabling and representing Christian friendship of Israel over the year.


We thank him for the opportunities to present Christian Friends of Israel at various national Christian Festivals and Exhibitions as we prepare applications for Big Church Day Out weekends (north and south), New Wine weeks 1 & 2, the One Event weekend and CRE midweek.  We are grateful to all staff, links, trustees and volunteers who have assisted at our resources stall.  We thank the Lord for all within the church who have been encouraged toward a fuller understanding of Israel biblically, historically and currently.


We are thankful for the favour granted amongst many Jewish charities and organisations as we, alongside many other Israel-related ministries, have sought to express Christian friendship, and as we challenge anti-Semitism and prejudice toward Israel today.  A particular highlight was the overwhelming response to the Christian-initiated Balfour 100 event at the Royal Albert Hall, celebrating the Centenary of the Balfour Declaration.  We have the great privilege to be asked to represent Christian friends of Israel at various Jewish forums and functions, and are so thankful to many earlier initiators of such friendship as we see its fruit and seek to continue in similar manner.


It was a privilege this year to host Stacey, the new director, and Kevin, head of media, from CFI Jerusalem.  We are planning to join with them for the CFI Jerusalem Conference celebrating the State of Israel’s 70th anniversary in April 2018 (going by the Jewish calendar date).  Do pray for all the preparations - details planned to follow shortly.


Thank you for your prayers.  God has chosen to work in response to such prayers, and in this our Lord has certainly guided and inspired us.


‘May our Lord Jesus Christ himself and God our Father, who loved us and by his grace gave us eternal encouragement and good hope, encourage your hearts and strengthen you in every good deed and word’ (2 Thessalonians 2:16-17). 


The CFI-UK Team



Awareness of the Holocaust


“Comfort, yes, comfort my people,” says your God.
“Speak tenderly to Jerusalem and tell her that her sad days are gone.
Her sins are pardoned, and I have punished her in full for all her sins.”

Isaiah 40 v 1-2


In a speech to UNESCO in July 2017 Israel’s Ambassador said: “The Holocaust stands alone in its atrocities, stands alone in its cruelty, stands alone in its systematic and industrial human butchery.” He went on to comment on the distortions and evil dilutions of the Holocaust by some, and even the contempt of its memory.


It would seem there is a need for us to pray for a greater respect and acknowledgement of what is described in Jewish circles as the Shoah in Modern Hebrew, literally often translated as ‘catastrophe’.


One definition of the word Holocaust is: ‘the mass murder of Jews under the German Nazi regime during the period 1941–45. More than 6 million European Jews, as well as members of other persecuted groups, were murdered at concentration camps such as Auschwitz.’


It is important to be sensitive to the other groups who were targeted – Jehovah Witnesses, homosexuals, Romani, etc. but the words of the Israeli Ambassador are so important, in that the Jewish people were the primary focus of the Third Reich. The dates assigned to the definition are for remembrance of the six million Jews who were systematically murdered.


We must thank God for people who stood up for those targeted, some of whom paid with their own lives. We think of Oskar Schindler and the ten Boom family, but the ‘Avenue of the Righteous’ in Yad Vashem shows that many ordinary people stood against evil and for the ‘People of the Book’ and we know each one is ultimately recognised by the Lord. We must thank God that he strengthened them supernaturally to give comfort and support to all who experienced the horrors of that time in history.


In today’s society many like to think they would stand in the gap for Israel and the Jewish people. Some do and are often vilified and misunderstood, or judged harshly. Priti Patel MP has been outspoken in her support of Israel, Theresa May has acknowledged anti-Zionism as the modern version of Anti-Semitism, Lord Polak was recently misreported on matters relating to Israel, and some well-known journalists seem able to voice personal opinions that stray from good, unbiased reporting.


There is much to pray for – God can and does expose the roots of evil, compromise and personal agendas; but anti-Semitism is at the heart of the problem.



  • Pray for all our MPs, Peers and interns, that they would have a spiritual revelation of the heart of God – the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob. Ask God to bring good counsel to all in authority – especially Theresa May – and to protect all Christians in Parliament.

  • Pray for the roots of anti-Semitism, anti-Israel bias, etc. in the media to be exposed – firstly in the hearts of those who are intolerant of others who do not share their views. Pray also for journalists to have the integrity to report and discuss such matters without bias, and that news programmes are not dominated by personal opinion, but are focused, insightful and fair.

  • Ask for the Lord’s favour and protection of those in the UN and UNESCO who speak out for Israel and against intolerance.

  • Pray that Holocaust Memorial Day on 27th January in the UK is used primarily to commemorate the Shoah – the Holocaust of the last century – and that respect and fair coverage is given by the media.

  • Pray for all CFI staff, trustees, regional links and church links as they prepare their own acts of remembrance. Ask that the need to remember is not only perceived by those already aware, but also touches the younger generation and those who feel no connection to this important date in the nation’s calendar.

  • Please pray too for all the work of CFI Jerusalem with Holocaust survivors, that compassion and unconditional love are instruments of the ‘healing balm’ needed for these elderly and beautiful Jewish hearts. Click here for more information.


Julia Soakell
December 2017

Following the Balfour 100 Celebration


‘Great is Thy faithfulness, O God my Father,
There is no shadow of turning with Thee;
Thou changest not, Thy compassions, they fail not
As Thou hast been Thou forever wilt be.’


(Hymn based on Lamentations 3:23b)


The Balfour Declaration in 1917 paved the way for the rebirth of the State of Israel. During the brilliant centenary celebration at the Royal Albert Hall on the evening of 7th November, those blessed to be present heard clearly of the Lord’s hand in world affairs. The historical accounts and sketches portrayed his great faithfulness to the land and people of Israel, and were a tremendous witness to the gospel.


A great declaration of praise was heard as more than 4,000 people sang the words of Psalm 149, ‘O Praise ye the Lord,’ and as soloist Caleb Alalade, president of Father’s Heart Ministry, sang the old hymn ‘Great Is Thy Faithfulness’ accompanied by two superb choirs, with a new verse written specially for the occasion. How the prophets of old would have loved to see these days!


There is much for which to give praise in light of the Balfour 100 Celebration. The list is extensive: the integrity and planning of the organising committee; the success of the evening; the number who attended and the amazing atmosphere that resulted; the growth of understanding and the stance of the black church in the UK; the excellent souvenir brochure produced for the event; the profound witness to members of the Jewish community who were present; the outstanding portrayal of historic events, including the miracles of the Beersheba campaign; the sincere acknowledgement that the UK reneged on some of its promises; and the statement made by dozens of ‘millennial’ Christians, pledging to continue to love and support Israel and the Jewish people.


So how should we pray now? Please pray:



  • For the Lord’s leading as to how Christians show support for the Jewish community in the UK and for Israel from a biblical stance (in particular for CFI UK).

  • That we see anti-Semitism and anti-Israel sentiment exposed at its root within individuals and the media.

  • For churches to recognise the Hebraic roots of Christianity that are so clear in God’s word.

  • That our Government will recognise and respond to the promises that followed on from the Balfour Declaration but were later broken.

  • That the gospel message, inspired by the Holy Spirit hovering over the Royal Albert Hall on 7th November, will penetrate hearts previously closed to the God of Abraham, Isaac and Jacob, and that people will see that there is no way to the Father other than through his beloved Son, Jesus (John 14:6).

  • For Gods great name to be lifted high continually, as it was on that night!


Text against sunset


Julia Soakell
November 2017

Concerns for Our Nation and Politics


In these days many people feel that we are on the edge of a spiritual precipice as a nation, and perhaps even globally. Many have concerns about our political parties here in the UK.  We realise that all parties in politics have their own agenda, and none are perfect or purely honourable, but some troubling statements and calls were made to members of the Labour Party through fringe meetings at the Party Conference recently.


Jeremy Corbyn prepares for post-conference interviewJeremy Corbyn prepares for a post-conference interview (photo Neil Hall/EPA)


After a barrage of singing homage to Jeremy Corbyn, oblivious to his terrorist organisation connections, many were shocked by calls to remove Jewish Labour MPs and to close down the Labour Friends of Israel organisation. Initially, Mr Corbyn and the leadership ignored the reports of those calls; and in his speech Mr Corbyn said,


“Let’s give real support to end the oppression of the Palestinian people,
the 50 year occupation and illegal settlement expansion,
and move to a genuine two state solution to the Israel-Palestine conflict.”


Jewish MPs and Labour MPs who support Israel are often marginalised and sometimes threatened and abused. We must pray about these issues, about our government and about freedom of speech in the UK.


It is also alarming to see the recent coverage of left-wing groups disrupting university meetings when a pro-Israeli or Jewish speaker is addressing students. We need to pray for godly men and women, full of the Holy Spirit and the word of God, to be given the chance to redress the balance in our places of learning.


Truth and integrity seem to be rare commodities within organisations like the United Nations currently. So please pray for Mosab Hassan Yousef.  This former member of Hamas, the eldest son of the founder of Hamas, has worked for the Israeli Intelligence Agency and exposed the corrupt Palestinian Authority at the United Nations. However he now needs our prayers as his life could be in danger.


Click on this link to watch a video clip that shows some of the usual criticism of Israel at the UN, but also shows Mosab’s contribution to proceedings at the Human Rights Council on 25th September 2017. Note the expressions on the faces of all the delegates around him.


 


Julia Soakell
October 2017

The Uniqueness of the Year


`The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end;
they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness` (Lamentations 3:22-24).


This year is unique in a number of ways. It is the year 5777/5778 in the Jewish calendar and here in the UK we have much we will be celebrating and commemorating. So we ask you to pray specifically for:


The offices and staffing – for strength, good health, a sense of teamwork and blessings on all at both the Eastbourne Office and Northern Office; for trustees and volunteers, which includes dozens of Regional and Church Links around the UK, for their walk with the Lord, their families and commitments and for the Lord’s favour in all they do for CFI.


The CFI Annual Conference – Israel: Covenants and Kingdom over Friday 22nd and Saturday 23rd September; for Willem Glashouwer, Andrew Tucker and James Patrick plus Stacey and Kevin Howard, as speakers; for musicians and singers, but particularly for the staff as they prepare for this significant event.


The CFI UK Delegation Tour – the first visit of Stacey and Kevin Howard from CFI Jerusalem, now that the baton has been handed on from Ray and Sharon Sanders.  Much of the detailed planning is now done and leaflets are being made available to advertise venues in Luton, Halesowen, Dewsbury, Billingham, Perth, CFI National Conference, Old Woking, Eastleigh, Oxford and Bristol. Please pray for everything from travel to technical concerns; from spiritual insight for the listeners to great support for CFI and its projects; to sleep and health of those concerned; from stronger ties between offices here in UK and Jerusalem to literature given out and resources sold to help gain more depth of understanding – God is able to go before us and protect us.


Balfour 100 Celebration – For those who want to attend the Balfour 100 Celebration at the Albert Hall on 7th November – a unique event for Jews and Gentiles to commemorate this historic document and to stand together for Israel. Please pray for those organising the event, especially Roy Thurley as he oversees finances and the souvenir programme for the event, and for the security of the whole evening as well as all of the travelling. Brochures and flyers for each of these are available through CFI for more details.


Julia Soakell
September 2017

Praying for the Nation with ‘Kavanah’


There is a call for a National Day of Prayer for the United Kingdom and for her Godly ties. It has been set for Friday 8th September by groups of intercessors around the country. In this time of compromise, political correctness, global unrest and chaos around the world, it is not bland prayers that should be offered up. The need is for prayers that line up with the heart of God, bring revelation to those who are lost and without hope, and bring glory to God.


The Hebrew word kavanah means direction, intention or devotion and gives a sense of setting your heart with total focus and not being caught up in the chaos around you. This applies even if it’s a familiar prayer like the disciple’s prayer – “May your kingdom come, May your will be done.”


At this time there is a great need for prayer for our nation and its leaders, especially Theresa May, her cabinet and the leaders of the DUP. They all need to have a deep revelation of the Father’s heart for this country, as well as its turning away from its Judeo-Christian foundations. We should also pray for our Queen, a lady of great faith, in her role as Defender of the Faith.


We must pray for the UK to be reunited, along with the Channel Islands and Gibraltar, and also for our relationship with Israel. The familiar promise to Abraham remains as powerful as ever:


“I will bless those who bless you, and whoever curses you I will curse” Genesis 12 v3


Please encourage your prayer groups and church fellowships to pray wholeheartedly about these issues; that this National Day of Prayer will be supported by many Christians around the UK; that church leaders, the Government, the Jewish Community and many in authority will come to know what it is to live in awe of the Lord our God.


‘Blessed are all who fear the Lord, who walk in obedience to him.’ Psalm 128 v1


Julia Soakell
August 2017


 


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Praying for Our Nation in Relation to Israel


Many of you will have been praying recently, as we all brought the UK election and Brexit issues before the Lord.  We needed to do this as instructed in 1 Timothy 2 v1-4


‘I urge, then, first of all, that petitions, prayers, intercession and thanksgiving be made for all people
for kings and all those in authority, that we may live peaceful and quiet lives in all godliness and holiness.
This is good, and pleases God our Saviour, who wants all people to be saved
and to come to a knowledge of the truth.’
(NIV) 


We need to pray that this nation returns to the biblical foundations that it held to in the past.  The strength of Christian belief was seen clearly in World War 2, when King George VI called for a National Day of Prayer at the time of the Dunkirk crisis.  A leaflet called ‘Wartime Miracles’ is available from strengthenthefaithful@gmail.com


It says: ‘so widespread and so deep was faith in God that literally millions of people flocked into churches to pray.’ There is a photo of a queue, a quarter of a mile long as people were desperate to get into pray at a special service held in Westminster Abbey!


The queue waiting to pray


Like Field Marshall Montgomery, Winston Churchill is said to have testified to divine intervention – Churchill said “I sometimes have a feeling of interference … I have a feeling that some Guiding Hand has interfered.”


We need to recognise the great need for prayer again as a nation. I pray for a greater wave of intercession in the UK than ever before. How many times has God proved his faithfulness ... his great mercy ... his astonishing grace for Israel and indeed for us?  We can be confident in God, to fulfil all his promises and, as Lance Lambert used to say, “We need to be God’s secretaries” and remind him of his promises though Scripture.


So please continue to pray for our nation to turn back to God; to stop the compromise from the foundations of biblical principles; for Theresa May and the Government to act justly and with integrity in our dealings with Israel; and as she has said before, to stand with the Jewish Community in the nations of the UK.


Let’s remember Scripture as we pray for mercy:


‘For the nation or kingdom that will not serve you [Israel] will perish;
it will be utterly ruined.’ (Isaiah 60 v 12)


 Please pray:



  • For our MPs and Councillors to become aware of a supernatural revelation of God and his heart for the nation of Israel.

  • For Christian MPs, often seen at Lobby Day with the ZF/CFI who stand with the Jewish Community, and for the highlighting of Anti-Semitism in political parties and in society as a whole.

  • For people of influence in our Universities and Further Education systems where prejudice and bias against Israel, even hate for Israel, has become almost epidemic.

  • For the safety and divine protection of Jewish and Christian students throughout our University Campuses.

  • For the Lord to reveal himself to leaders and influencers within these circles “to know the fear of the Lord” and turn away from bias and intolerance.


Julia Soakell
July 2017

Start a prayer group


This is a great help to consistent and effective prayer.


Guidelines for Corporate Prayer


(Adapted from teaching given by Lance Lambert and Art Carlson)



  1. Be brief. In Matthew 6:7 Jesus says that the Gentiles suppose they will be heard for their many words. We haven`t changed much!

  2. Speak clearly and loudly enough to be heard. As Paul said in another context, how can we say "Amen" if we don`t know what is said.

  3. Pray from the heart, don`t preach. Avoid sentimentality and unnatural speech. Sometimes you can tell what group people come from by listening to them pray, because they adopt a particular style. Be honest; talk to God the way you talk to your best friend.

  4. Keep on the theme. Pray through one subject before introducing another. Obviously, that doesn`t mean we have to see the mountain moved into the sea before proceeding to the next subject, but we do need to give God time to speak concerning the subject in hand before moving on. When not praying aloud, quietly support the one who is. Don`t let your mind wander.

  5. Don`t take "pot-shots" at the devil. Jude verse 9 tells us that even the archangel Michael did not dare to condemn the devil for slander, but said, "The Lord rebuke you." Rather we are told to `resist the devil` (James 4:7) and to: `put on the full armour of God, so that you can take your stand against the devil`s schemes` (Ephesians 6:11).

  6. Avoid personal pronouns. When speaking for the group say "We" rather than "I". Of course, if there is doubt about agreement on an issue, that should be settled before praying on behalf of all.

  7. Good repetition builds the case. Some teaching would indicate that once a thing is prayed for, it is unbelief to mention it again. There is need for balance in this. To keep pleading for something which God has made clear He wants to give us can be unbelief. On the other hand, true intercession is speaking into reality that which is as yet unseen. That usually takes time and repetition. We should not assume that what "worked" on the last prayer project will work on the next. There was a different strategy for different cities as Israel took the land.

  8. Lay aside preconceived ideas. Die to your own imagination. Ask for fresh guidance from the Holy Spirit for this prayer time. We need to cultivate absolute dependence on the Holy Spirit.

  9. Enter His gates with thanksgiving and His courts with praise (Psalm 100:4). Let the high praises of God be in our mouths and a two-edged sword in our hands (Psalm 149:6)

Praying for the Peace of Jerusalem


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