Alive and Well Blog

Immanuel Prayer and Willow Creek’s REVEAL Study

I wrote this transcript for a short talk at Life Model Works’ Annual Gathering in April. I’m including it here without changes, as I think the content may be a helpful way to share how Immanuel Prayer – especially in … Continue reading

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“Muslim friend experiencing Jesus” – Miriam

Immanuel Lifestyle has been really good!  We’ll finish it up soon and start the facilitator training. So far it’s just been 3 of us Americans who have done the Immanuel Lifestyle training. We are in a non-American cultural context, and people here … Continue reading

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“Changing the way I discipline my children” – Lieza

I was praying with my boys at bedtime, asking them to think of a time that day when they felt happy. They told me, and when I asked them where they saw Jesus, he was next to them and smiling with … Continue reading

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Terrified no more – Kathryn

My entire life, I have been terrified of being tickled. It’s not just that almost every touch felt ticklish to me – it’s that I actually felt panic. Before I realized what I was doing, I would be hitting, kicking … Continue reading

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“God was here!” – Leren

Anyone who’s taken our classes knows a bit of Leren’s story. She freely shares the frustration and disappointment of not connecting with God, even after years of involvement in Immanuel Prayer. The story she tells in the Immanuel Lifestyle class … Continue reading

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A Bright Hope for Human Trafficking

The following story is an excerpt from Chapter 27 of Dr. Karl Lehman’s Immanuel Approach book draft. Used with permission. The complete book draft can be found at Dr. Lehman’s website. Image from Bright Hope’s website. In the fall of 2013, … Continue reading

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“While we were still sinners” (Rom 5:8)

“But God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” (Romans 5:8) A few months ago I read a short article that stated, “Before Jesus can meet us in a healing … Continue reading

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“Jesus who is real, big, and with me in every situation” – Cindy

https://vimeo.com/album/2955465 Click the link above and you will find four prayer sessions where I was the prayer receiver for a class learning to be prayer facilitators. If you watch them in order you will see a definite progression and depth in my … Continue reading

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