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Saturday, August 21, 2010

Need a quick prayer? Would you consider Drive-through prayer?

Tonye Brown // 1:03 AM //
I came across this article on twitter. It's about a Drive-through prayer boot in California and I think it's an excellent idea(and or) way to draw people to have a relationship with God.

Here's a snippet from the article.

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Heggi's unconventional ministry caters to worshippers on the go, strategically placed near a traffic-heavy intersection and two hospitals. It offers a more convenient venue to pray than an institutionalized church setting, especially in an era when church attendance is shrinking, said Richard Flory, senior research associate at University of Southern California's Center for Religion & Civic Culture.
"People can stop by and unload what they have and it keeps them from having to go to church," he said. "It's 20 minutes and you go away. There's no long-term commitment."
And they do, by the dozens. Motorists frequently pull over to make a prayer request, read scripture or chat about God — and they'll change the occasional flat tire, too.
"It's just a dirt field, but to us it's church," said Heggi, a stout Redlands garbage truck driver who has been manning the drive-through stand for about nine months.
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Read the full article here. It's definitely worth it.
Drive-through prayer article

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