Dutch Sheets, D.D., is the senior pastor of Springs Harvest Fellowship in Colorado Springs, Colorado where he has pastored for ten years. He has served on the. Intercessory Prayer. With Dutch Sheets. If God is all-powerful, why does He need us to pray? If we pray and nothing happens, does this mean that God isn’t. Dutch Sheets has repackaged his classic Intercessory Prayer: How God Can Use Your Prayers to Move Heaven and Earth. Sheets caused me to examine my.
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Sheets wrote a book with a lot of seriousness, but he found a g Why I Choose this Book: Yes, download this resource and subscribe me to monthly updates.
As Dutch explains the nuts and bolts of prayer with wisdom, gentleness, and humor, readers will find inspiration and courage to pray for the impossible–and the persistence to see prayers to completion. Jesus also tells us that we can shefts mountains so it could be that my view of prayer and faith up to this point has been too cautious and restrained.
Intercessory Prayer: How God Can Use Your Prayers to Move Heaven & Earth
We are the one’s who he works through, but there is a right way to pray and a wrong way to pray. I would recommend this book to anyone interested in learning more about prayer. The ease in which the author, Dutch Sheets, teaches this huge subject is inspiring.
Though I have only read the book, there is a workbook and 8-session DVD are also intercwssory, making this book ideal for small groups, church classes, or individuals who want to go deeper on their own. We think that Praydr is in complete control and while we deny that we are robots, we live like we are.
First, it almost always ignores the context of a verse the argument being made by the author, the historic circumstancesSecond, it flattens language, pointing out the use of the same word in different contexts and assuming the duttch contains the same meaning in each.
Jun 23, Lorna rated it did not like it. I received a copy of this book through the Bethany House Blogger Review Program, in exchange dutcg my honest review. Discovering God’s Purpose for Your Life. Yet, these objects have no power in themselves.
Jul 28, Cary Sawatsky rated it liked it. T One of the best books on prayer that I’ve read. While this book contains good insights into the power of prayer, especially regarding the ability to tear down strongholds and take thoughts captive see II Corinthians There was one time when I literally laughed out loud, which was totally unexpected for me. I read this over 10 years ago and still apply what I learned from it to my daily life.
This was my first time reading Sheets and I certainly can see why his book One of the healthiest things for my learning has been reading wise authors sheest of my natural theological circle.
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Feb 17, Tiffany Anderson rated it really liked it. His answer to the first question I completely affirm. But then ag So I didn’t actually finish this one. It is written from a charismatic viewpoint but that didn’t really affect my opinion of the book one way or the other.
He also addresses the fact that the answer may n Dutch Sheets has written a book that introduces and explains what intercessory prayer does and the role we play in prayer.
The author quotes Ezek It would have allowed Me to show mercy. Overall, I do like the book. The author writes from a Pentecostal perspective, which for some readers may seem occasionally too “subjective” hence my analogy about the seeds — but don’t let that deter you.
I received a complimentary copy of this book from the publisher in exchange for an pprayer review. Finally, it builds meaning interceasory of a certain possible definition for the word that the word may not even be used in the text. Nov 11, Catherine added it. Human beings still reflect the image of God, albeit in a more muddied fashion. Furthermore, Jesus is one with the Father and Holy Spirit, and we know that God is omnipresent, present everywhere.
Intercessory Prayer: How God Can Use Your Prayers to Move Heaven & Earth by Dutch Sheets
One of the best books on prayer that I’ve read. Browse and sort through all our resources. In short, Sheets asks you to believe that his translation of these verses is better than what scholars on translation committees have come up with. We don’t know how the enemy operates so we don’t know how to protect ourselves and loved ones. And I can be far too blind to the warfare around, our call to spiritually engage in war through prayer, and in the dramatic intervention of God.
God uses people, and we have power through Jesus.
I am concerned that someone who is not a student of the Word of God might misunderstand some of the examples in the book. This book literally changed my life. I feel a bit guilty for not enjoying it. I enjoyed Dutch Sheets writing. This book is for anyone who wants to understand why prayer is so important and why we sometimes don’t get immediate answers.
Maybe I’ll get back to it one day when I have more patience for looking at Greek and Hebrew roots for words.