When his land was in the grip of drought in ancient times, Honi ha-M'agel drew a circle in the sand, stepped inside it, and declared that he wouldn't budge until God sent rain. What impossible dream is God calling you to pray about? Sharing personal stories, Batterson will help you achieve your desires through audacious prayer.
Unabridged audio CD; approximately 7 hours 37 minutes; 8 CDs; performed by Mark Batterson.
How big is your God? Is He big enough to heal your marriage or heal your child? Is He bigger than a positive MRI or a negative evaluation? Is He bigger than your secret sin or secret dream? In The Circle Maker, Pastor Mark Batterson shares powerful insights from the true legend of Honi the circle maker, a first-century Jewish sage whose bold prayer ended a drought and saved a generation. Drawing inspiration from his own experiences as a circle maker, Batterson will teach you how to pray in a new way by drawing prayer circles around your dreams, your family, your problems, and, most importantly, Gods promises. In the process, youll discover this simple yet life-changing truth: God Honors Bold Prayers and Bold Prayers Honor God Honi the circle maker is a longtime legendary figure, and Mark Batterson is well on his way. You will love the freshness of this approach to prayer. John Ortberg senior pastor of Menlo Park Presbyterian Church, author of The Me I Want to Be
Mark Batterson serves as the lead pastor of National Community Church in Washington, D. C. Recognized as one of Americas 25 most innovative churches, NCC is one church with seven locations. Marks blog (www.markbatterson.com) and webcast (www.theaterchurch.com) also reach a virtual congregation around the world. Mark is the author of several bestselling books, including New York Times bestsellers The Circle Maker and In a Pit with a Lion on a Snowy Day. He and his wife, Lora, live on Capitol Hill with their three children.