Monthly Archives: August 2010

Justice Generation – Mentoring Program

New mentoring program for young adults from Cityscape Prayer Ministries Here’s what they say on their official announcement … This fall we are launching a brand new six week mentoring track for young adults passionate about God’s justice coming to … Continue reading

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A Simple Way to Pray a Scripture Passage – Norm Allen

 by Richard Long, We are always on the hunt for great websites and resources for the life of prayer. (If you have some suggestions please send us a note at “richard(at)nhop(dot)ca”.) Back in May we sat at the same table … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Grace – Iona Abbey

by Richard Long, In my readings in the last week through the Celtic Daily Prayer book, I came across this wonderful prayer for daily grace and power that seems fitting to use in any of our daily endeavours … From … Continue reading

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Praise – Aaron White

This exerpt is taken from cell group notes on Psalm 145-150 written by Aaron White from 614 Vancouver, a prayer community in the Downtown Eastside.  Much thanks for his permission to share this with you. “It is in the process of being worshipped that … Continue reading

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Communities – Jean Vanier

by Richard Long,   Today and yesterday we have put up a couple of quotes about “Community”.  If you are wondering what that has to do with prayer, well, we are convinced that the best and healthiest way to sustain … Continue reading

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Tilley and Tupper by Rev. Ed Hird

We are linking today to prolific blogger, tweeter and all-round-source-of-info, the Rev. Ed Hird from St. Simon’s Anglican Parish in North Vancouver.  Ed has written a great book about the spiritual heritage of Canada entitled “Battle for the Soul of Canada” … Continue reading

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Bonhoeffer on Christian Community

by Richard Long, Dietrich Bonhoeffer’s short instructional book – Life Together is one of the most practical books on the real dynamics of living in community.  Here’s my favourite quote … “Innumerable times a whole Christian community has broken down … Continue reading

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“My first words are a prayer” – Georges P. Vanier

by Richard Long,    Canada’s 19th Governor-General, Georges P. Vanier, was a man who walked in the presence of God.  In his inaugural speech on September 15, 1959, he said, “My first words are a prayer.  May Almighty God, in His … Continue reading

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A Prayer for Grace – Louis Riel

by Richard Long, Many Canadians, like myself, have never wandered beyond the official history (propaganda) about the leader of the Manitobans – Louis Riel, who was executed by the government of John A. MacDonald in Nov. 1885 after losing his struggle … Continue reading

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True North Prayer Conference – Oct. 13-16

All the details on the website. You can now register for this prayer conference that we are co-sponsoring with Cityscape Prayer Ministries this Fall in Winnipeg. Download a poster for your church bulletin board here.

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