Intercessory Prayer

My prayer for others enables God’s love and deliverance to reach them in specific remarkable ways

 
Intercessory Prayer
 
Prayer has always been important to me, particularly prayer for others. I had always felt my prayer life was very personal but it now dawned on me that it was the opposite, and it was a possible charism which I had been given.  
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Intercessory Prayer
For some time now our prayer group at St Edmund’s, Abingdon, has felt the call to put our faith into action and reach out to the many homeless on the streets of Oxford. We call it the Chocolate Ministry as we take bars of chocolate to give to any of our less fortunate brothers and sisters that we come across as we walk around the city. Our ministry involves many different charisms besides Intercessory Prayer, including Encouragement, Evangelism, Prophecy, Healing, Faith and Mercy.. 
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Intercessory Prayer
The Joy of being an Intercessor
I have wondered for some time now about whether each family has a 'pray-er' - someone holding the Flame of Faith alive to point the way. It makes sense to me for God to invite us to share in His Salvation Plan.... 
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Intercessory Prayer
 
I have always felt called to intercede urgently on behalf of others, especially for those at a distance who are suffering as a result of displacement, war or national disasters. I cannot help them physically, but I can help them spiritually.
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Intercessory Prayer
 
When I filled in the course inventory I was surprised to find that the charisms I thought would score highly were not so prominent. I came to realise that leadership and administration were skills that I had learnt in my job but were not necessarily Charisms.
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Intercessory Prayer
 
I have been involved in intercessory prayer for a long time, but the teaching sessions helped to understand this more clearly as being a charism given by the Holy Spirit. The one to one conversation gave me the opportunity to speak with someone about this charism and gave me the encouragement to pursue it spiritually. 
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Intercessory Prayer
 
I first heard about the C&G process from our Parish Priest. He talked to us about how we must listen to the Holy Spirit and be ready to use our God given gifts for the good of all. 
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Intercessory Prayer
 
C&G has caused me to recognise the many ways in which the Holy Spirit has been at work in my life; through my family, school, church, work, reading and the people I have met.
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