Why TRAVAIL 6:33?
We desire to help the homeless and needy in our community to become self-sufficient and productive members of our society, through housing, training, and mentoring. We believe as we help people learn the necessary skills they personally need, we will help them give back to their community.
For I was hungry and you gave me something to eat, I was thirsty and you gave me something to drink, I was a stranger and you invited me in, I needed clothes and you clothed me, I was sick and you looked after me, I was in prison and you came to visit me.The King will reply, ‘Truly I tell you, whatever you did for one of the least of these brothers and sisters of mine, you did for me.’
Matthew 25: 35
What does TRAVAIL mean?
In scripture, eight barren women were specifically named who were healed from barrenness! They had several things in common. They were desperate. They cried out to the Lord. And each brought forth either a prophet or a deliverer of the nation.
1. Sarah, who brought forth Isaac (Genesis 11:30, 16:1, 18:1-15, 21:1-8)2. Rebekah, who brought forth Esau and Jacob (Genesis 25:21-26)3. Rachel, who brought forth Joseph and Benjamin (Genesis 29:31, 30:1,22-24, 35:16-18)4. Manoah's wife, who brought forth Samson (Judges 13:2-24)5. Ruth, who brought forth Obed (Ruth 4:13)6. Hannah, who brought forth Samuel (1 Samuel 1:2-20)7. Elizabeth, who brought forth John the Baptist (Luke 1:7-13,57)The eighth? Isaiah 66:8 portrays her vividly:
PLEASE JOIN US and other tenacious intercessors. May we truly go forth kneeling on His promises -- birthing God's purposes through the power of prophetic intercession.