For Intercessors: 2020, A New Decade and Beyond

By Melissa Nordell Now is the dawning of a new decade and beyond in intercession! The Lord spoke to me, giving me 5 points of direction concerning how intercession will change and needs to change in these coming times. And maybe we should really call these mandates, not just directives. #1. Intercession needs to concentrate … Continue reading For Intercessors: 2020, A New Decade and Beyond

Do This to Make the Bride Ready, and Awakening Will Come 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 Do This to Make the Bride Ready, and Awakening Will Come to Your Nation

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?

“There is a sphere of authority that you have that no one can touch like you can” (Cindy Jacobs) See Ezekiel 22:30: King James Bible"And I sought for a man among them, that should make up the hedge, and stand in the gap before me for the land, that I should not destroy it: but … 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?

15 Characteristics of a Humble Intercessor

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

Binding Backlash: How and Why

It is very apparent that one of the biggest mistakes intercessors have made is to not bind backlash with every prayer or intercession. This means that the intercessor does not realize how vengeful, vindictive, and hateful the devil and his cohorts really are and how much damage they can do if they are not bound … Continue reading Binding Backlash: How and Why

Good Teens who Make Bad Choices: Family turns Tragedy into Marketplace Ministry

Garison Steele by Melissa Nordell Garison Steele, 14, was an energetic teen with a big heart for evangelism. Concerned that all of his friends would accept Christ and be in heaven with him later in life, Garison had prayed for months that his friend Troy would visit his family’s church, Joyful Sound in Porter, Texas, … Continue reading Good Teens who Make Bad Choices: Family turns Tragedy into Marketplace Ministry

It’s Time for a New Thrust in Spiritual Warfare

A 60's era "outer space" style radio by Melissa Nordell (published on Elijah List August 25, 2018) The Old Vacuum   I had a dream recently that I must explain. In the dream, I was vacuuming with an old, red vacuum that was not picking up all the dirt. I could see what it had left … Continue reading It’s Time for a New Thrust in Spiritual Warfare