Red Moon Rising: How 24-7 Prayer Is Awakening a Generation
On a summer's day in 1727 a community of Moravians started praying and didn't stop for more than 100 years. Throughout history God has mobilised such movements and moments of 24/7 prayer - from the Upper Room of Pentecost to Azusa Street in Los Angeles, through ancient Celtic saints and...more
The book opened my eyes to how big God is and how he uses ordinary people. It opened my eyes to a whole different way of living for God that I had never heard of in my quiet suburban churches.
How many times do we see it modeled in the Bible - 1. Pray first. 2. Wait to see ...more
Break a bit out of what you think you know.
My favourite extract:
"Just as Jesus had spent his time at parties, among the crowds, engaging with the disreputable and apparently non-religious, so today he seems surprisingly comfortable among the crowds of party-goers, the non-religious pilgrims of our time. Prehaps he longs for us to vacate our buildings from time to time, to turn our temples into ...more
Very encouraging and deeper understanding of how Gods plan & work at precise timing.
This book is about a prayer movement; 24-7 is catalyzing intercession and mission all over the world, and anyone can join in. ... A nameless, faceless army meets God on its own in tiny prayer rooms from Alaska to Australia and emerges ...more
He is also the Senior Pastor of Emmaus Rd, Guildford, Ambassador for the NGO Tearfund, and an Associate Tutor at St Mellitus Theological College, London.
His latest book, How to Pray: A Simple Guide for Normal People is a companion volume to The Prayer Course ( ...more