Entries by Robin

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Prayer Calendar: Deep Prayer

Dave is the EFCC’s Prayer and Spiritual Life Catalyst. His regular contributions are excerpted in the monthly Prayer Calendar. ———————— Have you ever tried to explain something when you knew you didn’t know how to do it? Well, here goes! Prayer comes in all sizes and shapes. One isn’t better than the other. They all […]

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Prayer Calendar: Prayer as a Weapon of War

  Dave Acree is the EFCC’s Prayer and Spiritual Life Catalyst. This regular column on prayer is designed to accompany the Prayer Calendar. We “peaceful” Canadians sometimes find it awkward to look at life through the lens of warfare. We see ourselves more as peacekeepers than warmongers. Yet when speaking of prayer, scripture injects it into […]

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Week of Prayer

Dear Partners in the Gospel: The Apostle Paul was never shy about asking others to pray for him. “Pray also for me, that whenever I speak, words may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel, for which I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I may […]

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Prayer as a Remedy for Forgetfulness

We seem to be living in an epidemic of forgetfulness.  I find myself getting up from my desk on a mission, marching downstairs to a destination and standing there trying to remember why I came. Or consider my wife Julie and me. We have something that two months hence we are going to need. We […]

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Introducing ‘Equip for Harvest’ – East!

E4H stands for Equip for Harvest. Equip for Harvest is designed as a learning experience for church planters, seminary students and potential church planting team members. But, our experience over the last 5 years has taught us that E4H training can also be very beneficial for pastors of established churches and their church leadership teams […]