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O Burning Mountain

By Karen Barber | May 3, 2011

O Burning Mountain is a poetic prayer from the 13th Century written by Mechthild of Magdeburg, Germany who had her first vision of the Holy Spirit at age 12.  This prayer lends itself to adoration of God’s majesty. O burning mountain, O chosen sun, O perfect moon, O fathomless well, O unattainable height, O clearness…

Hezekiah’s Prayer for Healing

By Karen Barber | May 2, 2011

King Hezekiah’s prayer for healing is a scripture that can help you pray for healing for yourself. Hezekiah’s Terminal Diagnosis Isaiah 38:1 says, “In those days Hezekiah became ill and was at the point of death.  The prophet Isaiah son of Amoz went to him and said, ‘This is what the Lord says: Put your…

Creating a Christmas Prayer Focal Point

By Karen Barber | April 21, 2011

During the busy Christmas season we all need a prayer focal point to help us rest a moment in the presence of Jesus.  You can easily create one like I did using the materials you have on hand in your home such as lights, greenery and pictures of Christ.  Watch my how-to video and unleash…

Prayer Walks Praying for Neighborhoods

By Karen Barber | April 21, 2011

Prayer walks are done while walking alone or in groups.  In neighborhood or town prayer walks, you pray as you walk, usually silently, asking God’s help, presence or protection for people in the homes, businesses, schools, churches etc. you pass while walking. How to do this prayer practice: This is a very simple prayer practice…