We Want to Change the World, but We Hate Change

by David Sliker
4/30/20

We are caught in a desire for change yet get frustrated when circumstances change around us. How do we handle this wrestle? Learn from one man’s journey and inner struggle.

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Responding to the Crisis: Turning to the Words of Jesus

by Allen Hood

Do we shut down in the face of crisis, or allow Jesus to meet us there? Allen Hood shares his personal journey of responding to the Coronavirus /COVID-19 pandemic by clinging to the words in red.

Faith or Fear

by Audra Lynn

In shakings, our faith (or lack thereof) is revealed. Which path will we choose—fear or faith?

Clinging to God’s Promises in the Midst of Tragedy

by Corey Russell

Need hope in troubled times? One man's story of finding God in his darkest moments can encourage you.

Grace in the Process

by Mike and Anne Rizzo

God's Grace can sustain us as life goes from normal to quite different in light of the coronavirus (COVID-19). See how one man adapted.

Confessing the Risen Christ in You

by Dean Briggs

The power of life and death is in the tongue. How can confessing the risen Christ in you build your faith and help you overcome? Get fresh perspective this Easter!

Recovering from Loss and Disappointment

by Juliet Canha

Whether it's pain, shame, bitterness, or loss, the gospel offers hope and healing in Jesus' name.

The Confidence of the Gospel

by Isaac Bennett

The gospel of Jesus Christ gives us confidence, not our political party. Discover fresh joy today!

Beholding the Beauty of Jesus

by Stuart Greaves

In the face of rising socio-political, moral, and spiritual pressures in the world, we need the beauty of Christ to keep our hearts burning with love no matter what we face.

A Letter Regarding COVID-19

by Mike Bickle

Here at the International House of Prayer of Kansas City, we are not only closely watching developments around COVID-19, we are responding aggressively in full compliance with directives from local and national officials.

Thoughts on Kanye West’s Recent Declaration That Jesus Is King

by Adam Wittenberg

A major celebrity declares, "Jesus is Lord" and proceeds to record an album entitled as this bold declaration. Should we draw comfort, be skeptical, or react otherwise to the news about Kanye West? Mike Bickle responds.

One Year Later: IHOPKC Has Changed since the Convergence

by Mike Bickle

Mike Bickle reflects on how IHOPKC has changed since the Convergence when 1,000 Chinese leaders gathered together with the IHOPKC family.

Sweet Resolutions for a New Year

by David Sliker

Our fundamental problem and glory is that we were born with deep longings of the heart for greatness, impact, and wholeheartedness.

No More Shame—Seeing Ourselves Clothed in Robes of Righteousness

by Juliet Canha

If our core belief is that there is something wrong with us, we will perform for love, striving to prove we're okay and worthy of acceptance.

He Called You His Mother

by Amy Rachel Peterson

Twice in the New Testament God’s conveyance of divine delight and highest favor is expressed: once toward Mary, the mother He chose for Jesus; and once toward us, those redeemed by His grace.

One Year Later: What’s Next for IHOPKC?

by Adam Wittenberg

We need one another, and we cannot go forward into God's purposes without each other.

Finding Hope in Advent

by Nayomi Thomas

Advent is the season of waiting upon the Lord, of reigniting the embers of our hearts by the heat of His gaze.

Sacrifice of Praise

by Mike and Anne Rizzo

Thanksgiving is more than a holiday; it’s a way of life. Every Christian will agree that a lifestyle of giving thanks is the will of God.

One Year Later: How Has IHOPKC Changed since Convergence?

by Adam Wittenberg

The change that I see is an eagerness to lean in to others, a preferring of one another, a celebrating of someone’s success, and a weeping with those who are in pain.

Anticipating Revival

by Dean Briggs

As a community, we have learned and practiced a rhythm that routinely brings powerful daily encounters between average, weak humans and the great love of Jesus; and these encounters leave our hearts burning for more.

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It’s important to remember what God said and did to get us where we are, so that we put our hope in Him!

One Year Later: What We Learned from Convergence

by Adam Wittenberg

I think He’s bringing all of us into a place of being willing to be vulnerable for the sake of the family and finding liberty in being absolutely authentic in who I am and who you are.

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by Dean Briggs

It’s about the supreme worth of a God who gave everything to restore relationship, so He could talk to us, and we could listen and even talk back.

My IHOPKC Experience: Sharon’s Story

by Sharon Dell

I love how the Lord took my tired, lonely heart and answered me with something better than I had imagined.