Kim’s Blog

Dave and Kim Butts are the founders of Harvest Prayer Ministries. As long-time teachers on prayer and revival, Dave and Kim write a lot! With more than 10 books published between them, and dozens and dozens of magazine articles, plus blog entries, Dave and Kim will keep producing insights and training on prayer. Come back regularly to see new blog posts with Dave and Kim’s thoughts, experiences, insights and teaching on prayer.

A LIFESTYLE OF FORGIVENESS

Tuesday, March 01, 2016 Author – Kim Butts Recently, I prayed with a young woman I had not previously met who was suffering many stresses in her young life: a struggling child, her grandfather’s recent stroke, a difficult ex-husband and a lack of peace. She is a...

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NURTURING PRAYER AS EVERY DAY LIFE

Monday, December 14, 2015 Author – Kim Butts “When you are able to create a lonely place in the middle of your actions and concerns, your successes and failures slowly can lose some of their power over you.” ~ Henri Nouwen, Out of Solitude Jesus would regularly...

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PRAYER IN DIFFICULT CIRCUMSTANCES

Monday, October 26, 2015 Author – Kim Butts A few weeks ago, my younger sister went through a major health challenge. She walked through a lot of darkness and difficulty. Yet, in the midst of her struggle, she said to me, “I would not have chosen to miss going...

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ARE YOU LISTENING?

Wednesday, September 30, 2015 Author – Kim Butts I work with many leadership teams, including pastors, prayer ministry teams, missions teams, etc. about hearing from God together for next steps…for decision-making and roadmaps into the future of kingdom work,...

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DIVINE APPOINTMENTS

Friday, August 28, 2015 Author – Kim Butts Sometimes God just puts things into perspective and smacks me upside the head! I was struggling to write this blog today…nothing was coming to mind, even as I prayed and searched the Scriptures for a jump start. I was...

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LIGHT A FIRE!

Tuesday, May 12, 2015 Author – Kim Butts For several years now, I’ve been shepherding a creative week by week 24-7 prayer experience called Light the Fire. A “torch” of prayer is passed between churches, colleges and missions organizations that participate...

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IDOLATRY

Wednesday, July 01, 2015 Author – Kim Butts “Who may ascend the hill of the Lord? Who may stand in his holy place? The one who has clean hands and a pure heart, who does not trust in an idol or swear by a false god” (Psalm 24:3-4).   My husband and I are...

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BLESSING THE BODY

Sunday, May 31, 2015 Author – Kim Butts 2 Thessalonians has become one of my favorite books of the Bible. It is filled with blessings to pray for and over others! What I love about these verses is how simple it is to adapt each prayer for believers wherever they...

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REVIVAL FIRE

Monday, May 04, 2015 Author – Kim Butts As I watch the news and see the city of Baltimore erupting in flames and violence, my heart is grieved and my spirit aches for God to pour out revival in our midst – that there might be a great move of His Spirit, a...

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OPERATING ON THE WRONG INFORMATION

Tuesday, March 31, 2015 Author – Kim Butts I was recently recalling an occasion in my life when I spent a lot of time and effort trying to fix a situation in my own strength. The outcome, as you can probably imagine, was a disaster. My ideas, my wisdom, my...

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PRAYER FOR THE NEW YEAR

Tuesday, December 30, 2014 Author – Kim Butts I have been prayerfully reflecting upon 2014 and looking ahead to what God is holding in His heart for me in 2015. His faithfulness emerges so clearly out of the difficult places of the past year. Psalm 86:11 begins,...

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