Tag: Prayer

A New Pentecost?

In Acts 1:4, Jesus told his disciples,  “Do not leave … wait for the gift my Father promised.” The Spirit came to those who were waiting in the upper room. I invite you to take these three days of Pentecost, beginning Thursday evening, to…

First, We Pray

During any season, prayer should be our first priority. Certainly, in the midst of this COVID-19 crisis, we want to be praying. Before this crisis began, The Wesleyan Covenant Association formed an intercessory prayer network. Becky Wilder has volunteered to head up our intercessory…

What We Need

By Chuck Griffin Chair, Holston WCA Board The so-called “Protocol Statement” has everyone’s attention at the moment, and rightly so. We should remember it is far from a done deal. But it also provides a clear outline for how theologically liberal and orthodox United…

Praying for Nov. 8 and 9

As the Holston WCA, let’s be praying for the very important upcoming gatherings in Tulsa, Oklahoma. First, there is the opportunity on Nov. 9 to attend Transformed, a worship and learning event at Asbury UMC in Tulsa, Oklahoma. Click on the link for more…

Post AC Planning

Chuck Griffin Holston WCA Chair I can tell from social media there is a lot of “what’s next” talk among Traditionalists in the Holston Conference following our annual conference. There is something we need to be doing now and continually—pray. In particular, we need…