Prophetic Dream: Is Jesus Coming Sooner? Or Later?

By Melissa Nordell But of the times and the seasons, brethren, ye have no need that I write unto you. For yourselves know perfectly that the day of the Lord so cometh as a thief in the night. (1 Thess 5:1-2 KJV)        I had a prophetic dream recently with 3 vivid scenes that happened one right … Continue reading Prophetic Dream: Is Jesus Coming Sooner? Or Later?

Why Interceding for Native Peoples will Bring Awakening to Your Nation

Cornfield ready for harvest by Melissa Nordell I asked the Lord for His “State of the Church Address,” inquiring how He feels the Church is doing throughout the world, and what He gave me was not what I expected. The best part about it was that after He explained how the Church is doing, He … Continue reading Why Interceding for Native Peoples will Bring Awakening to Your Nation

23 Things that can STOP your Prayers/Intercession

by Melissa Nordell  Some people say that there is nothing that can hinder your prayers - but the Bible is clear that certain things can cause prayers and intercession to be unanswered. Please read the following scriptures, meditate on them, and inquire of the Lord if any of the following could be what is hindering … Continue reading 23 Things that can STOP your Prayers/Intercession

The Tent Movement: How to do a Prayer Tent

An effective prayer tent at the Orange Blossom Festival with workers who dedicate their time By Melissa Nordell A movement of prayer tents has been spreading throughout communities, big and small. Groups of believers interested in kingdom change and demonstrating the love of Jesus have been motivated to get outside the walls of the church … Continue reading The Tent Movement: How to do a Prayer Tent

Types of Intercessors: what type are you?

by Melissa Nordell Types of Intercessor Specialties: Intercessors, and especially intercessory leaders, need to be well-versed and experienced in all types of intercession. However, this list shows how some feel a specific “bent,” specialty, lean, and concern for certain areas of expertise. Intercessors frequently find themselves interceding predominantly for one or two of these specific … Continue reading Types of Intercessors: what type are you?

An Analogy Between a Natural Army and God’s Army

Spiritual Warfare Scriptures: Jer 51:20; Eph 6: 10-18; Luke 21:15; 1 Cor 14: 14-15, 1 Thess 5:13-23, Luke 10:19-20, 2 Tim 2:1-7 There is a distinct correlation between God’s Army and Spiritual Warfare; and a natural army and warfare. Let’s explore some of the similarities. Of course, we are not talking about war against people … Continue reading An Analogy Between a Natural Army and God’s Army

What is Spiritual Mapping?

What is Spiritual Mapping? “It is an attempt to see our region as it really is and not as it appears to be. It is the discipline of diagnosing the obstacles to revival in a given community through fervent prayer and diligent research.” (George Otis Jr.) Cindy Jacobs says that spiritual mapping is the researching … Continue reading What is Spiritual Mapping?

Sample Staking Scriptures

A sample of 8-inch nails used for "staking" (see https://strategicprayercommandmin.com/2019/03/11/staking-and-anointing-the-land-buildings/ for an explanation and instructions on staking) Sample scriptures to put on stakes (Use sharpies or other permanent markers to mark the scripture names and numbers that you choose on large tent pegs or large nails; pray over them and anoint with oil; then drive … Continue reading Sample Staking Scriptures

Staking and Anointing Land, Houses and Buildings

Article explaining the need for anointing and staking the land and how to do it...

17 Characteristics of a Humble Intercessor

15 characteristics of a humble intercessor are needed for every prayer warrior, every intercessor and every prayer group