Alive and Well Blog

“Jesus and I made a music video today!” – Laura

Jesus and I made a music video today!  Yep, you read that right!  I feel like the words “I am for you, Laura” come up in my journal more often than any other words from Jesus in the past year. … Continue reading

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“Hope for wholeness” – Jim

Jim shares his Immanuel Story powerfully in the video at the bottom of our home page (alivewell.org) and in a 2014 blog post. Now, three years later, he adds an update of how that Immanuel session, and other involvement with Immanuel-related classes before … Continue reading

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The Golf Ball – Jack

“He will give His angels charge over you, to guard you in all your ways.” (Ps 91:11) As I began my Immanuel Prayer session, I was reminded of an incident many years ago when I felt God’s hand of protection … Continue reading

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A source of help in panic and conflict – Trish

I have been in a very intense state which might be described as being in the fire of refinement! During this time, my colleague R. and I have been watching the Immanuel Lifestyle Class videos and doing the exercises. I … Continue reading

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Immanuel Prayer and Willow Creek’s REVEAL Study

I wrote this transcript for a short talk at Life Model Works’ Annual Gathering in April. I’m including it here without changes, as I think the content may be a helpful way to share how Immanuel Prayer – especially in … Continue reading

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“Muslim friend experiencing Jesus” – Miriam

Immanuel Lifestyle has been really good!  We’ll finish it up soon and start the facilitator training. So far it’s just been 3 of us Americans who have done the Immanuel Lifestyle training. We are in a non-American cultural context, and people here … Continue reading

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“Changing the way I discipline my children” – Lieza

I was praying with my boys at bedtime, asking them to think of a time that day when they felt happy. They told me, and when I asked them where they saw Jesus, he was next to them and smiling with … Continue reading

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Terrified no more – Kathryn

My entire life, I have been terrified of being tickled. It’s not just that almost every touch felt ticklish to me – it’s that I actually felt panic. Before I realized what I was doing, I would be hitting, kicking … Continue reading

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