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Farewell, old friend

One of my high school buddies passed away a week ago today.  I was invited to speak some words of remembrance at his funeral, and counted it a privilege to be given this opportunity. Marilyn (his widow) told me that … Continue reading

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06. December 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Testimonies | Tags: , , , , , , | 4 comments

Fresh vision for the House of Prayer

Marion and I would like to thank all those who have been praying for us over the past few weeks. God has been at work in our lives in many ways. Sometimes to really hear clearly from the Lord, we … Continue reading

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05. December 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: House of Prayer, Neighbourhood | Tags: , , , | 2 comments

A walk in the park

Over the past couple of years, in response to the call of God to plant a local House of Prayer, I have set my heart and will to pray for Vanier, the historic Ottawa neighbourhood where Marion and I have … Continue reading

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16. August 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Evangelism, House of Prayer, Intercession, Neighbourhood | Tags: , , , , , , , | 7 comments

The man in white

From Iran, with all its turmoil, unrest and repression, comes this amazing story. The story is not unique – there are many like it – but it is so wonderful that it’s well worth repeating. Joel Richardson of Kansas City, who … Continue reading

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17. June 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Evangelism, Intercession, Testimonies | Tags: , , , , | 3 comments

Praying for those who suffer for their faith

While reading John 16 this morning I was struck by these words of Jesus in light of the increasing frequency of persecution of believers in recent years (especially in the Islamic world where the persecutors frequently claim to be acting … Continue reading

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29. May 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Suffering | Tags: , , , , | 2 comments

Light a single candle

The historic Ottawa neighbourhood of Vanier, where Marion and I make our home with our daughter Bethany, has a reputation as a dark place. Over the past forty or so years, Vanier has been written off by many as a … Continue reading

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13. January 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: House of Prayer | Tags: , , | 5 comments

New Years Resolutions

I am not a big fan of New Years Resolutions. I haven’t made one in several years, that I can recall. It’s not that I don’t like making commitments. It’s just that I prefer to let the Lord lead me … Continue reading

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01. January 2013 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Faith and Finances, House of Prayer, Intimacy with God, Neighbourhood, Reflections on Life, Seasonal Thoughts | Tags: , , , , , , , | 8 comments

House of Prayer : Unity of all believers

The unity of all believers is a topic that is so fundamental to my understanding of the gospel that I almost forget to mention it, because I assume that all Christians share this conviction. Sadly, such is still not always … Continue reading Continue reading

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07. December 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
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Why a House of Prayer?

As Marion and I started to explore the teaching and worship emanating from International House of Prayer, we soon realized that we had a lot to learn. Since then we have learned that Houses of Prayer of different shapes and … Continue reading Continue reading

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22. November 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
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Was blind but now I see

Yesterday I met a man who prayed for my salvation over thirty-five years ago, when we were both students at the same college. Until yesterday I had not known that he had been praying for me, and he had not … Continue reading

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09. November 2012 by Wisdom Hunter
Categories: Evangelism, Intercession, Reflections on Life, Testimonies | Tags: , , , , | 12 comments

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