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Spiritual Warfare Prayer

“The Daily Affirmation of Faith” was written by Dr. Matthews to provide a concise, clear statement of the truth of the Word of God as it applies to our victory. I commend this affirmation for daily reading aloud on the part of those who are experiencing intense warfare.

We Should Have Listened to the Ranger's Warning

A new believer’s faith is strengthened when prayer helps his group avoid an encounter with a bear.

Helping My Brother Through the Door

Judith prayed for 21 years for her brother Terry and fasted 1 meal each week for 17 years. How did God answer her prayers? Terry chose to follow Jesus and his life has changed. Judith’s “new” brother is one of the greatest answers to prayer in her life.

When God Seems Distant

How to pray when you’re struggling with whether God is trustworthy.

Praying with Power

Jesus commanded us to "pray earnestly to the Lord of the harvest to send out laborers into his harvest." Join us in earnestly praying for God to fulfill this request in this generation!

What it’s Like to be a Middle Class Refugee

Our prayers must be for God to heal lands and touch hearts! Our prayers must be that no man, woman, or child will be forced because of their desperation to commit unspeakable acts to provide for themselves or their children.

What Happens When Your Story Intersects with a Refugee’s Story?

Our prayers must be for God to heal lands and touch hearts! Our prayers must be that no man, woman, or child will be forced because of their desperation to commit unspeakable acts to provide for themselves or their children.

We Need You to Commit to Praying for Our World’s Refugees

Our prayers must be for God to heal lands and touch hearts! Our prayers must be that no man, woman, or child will be forced because of their desperation to commit unspeakable acts to provide for themselves or their children.

Why is spending a day in prayer important?

Why do we set time aside for a day of prayer? In this 3 minute video, Steve Douglass reminds us why a day in prayer is so important.

Honest Answers to Tough Questions About Prayer

Why should I pray? ... If God is all wise and all powerful, isn't prayer presumptuous? ... How can I pray in faith and at the same time leave a matter open to God's will? These questions were sent to Cru staff members almost 30 years ago, but they continue to be relevant today.

How to Pray for Every Person on Earth

"My prayers were full of my worries, my problems, my needs and desires. I was so obsessed with myself I could barely enjoy God and pray for others. It was convicting to say the least."

God Spoke When The Town Grew Quiet

A surprising reaction to a power outage in a remote Peruvian town.

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