Mike Bickle is the director of the International House of Prayer, an evangelical missions organization based on 24/7 prayer with worship. Mike is also the founder of International House of Prayer University, which includes full-time ministry, music, and media schools. He is the author of several books, including Passion for Jesus, Growing in the Prophetic, The Pleasures of Loving God, After God’s Own Heart, and Prayers to Strengthen Your Inner Man. Mike’s teaching emphasizes growing in passion for Jesus through intimacy with God, doing evangelism and missions work from the place of night-and-day prayer, and the end times. Mike and his wife, Diane, have two married sons and four grandchildren.
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Allen Hood has served on the leadership team of the International House of Prayer since 2000. With an M.Div. from Asbury Theological Seminary, Allen’s is called to intercede for the fullness of God to be released in the Church and to labor for the strengthening of the global prayer and missions movement. Proclaiming the glorious splendor of Christ Jesus is his joy, and preparing the Bride for the glorious return of Jesus is his burden. To this end, Allen is deeply committed to seeing unceasing corporate worship and intercession established in every tribe, tongue, and nation. Allen and his wife, Rachel, have three sons.
George Otis, Jr.
George Otis is an award-winning producer of the Transformations series of videos, seen by tens of millions worldwide, that chronicle the in-depth story of revivals that have occurred in the nations over the last several decades, giving the reasons that have led to these moves of the Spirit. George will present comprehensive strategies for approaching social injustice that include night-and-day prayer. With a YWAM background in world missions, he has closely observed the work of the Holy Spirit in the nations for several decades. He is recognized internationally for his research on revival, which he has documented using different forms of media. George serves as the president of The Sentinel Group, which has cultivated a worldwide network of leaders in the political, economic, and church arenas and emphasizes the value of media in the current move of God.
Lou Engle serves on the senior leadership team at IHOPKC and is also the visionary and co-founder of TheCall, which hosts large solemn assemblies to pray and fast for breakthrough and revival. Lou’s passion is to call young adults into a lifestyle of radical prayer, fasting, and holiness. In 2004, Lou planted the first Justice House of Prayer (JHOP) in Washington, DC, to contend with the injustice of abortion and to pray for righteous leaders to be raised up in America. Since then, JHOPs have been established in San Francisco, Boston, New York, Montgomery, and San Diego. Lou and his wife, Therese, have seven children and reside in Kansas City, Missouri.
Misty Edwards helped start the International House of Prayer in 1999 and has been a worship leader and songwriter here ever since. She serves on the senior leadership team and gives oversight to the 24/7 prayer room and all the worship leaders, musicians, and singers. Misty’s hunger for reality and encounter with Jesus fuels her worship leading, songwriting, and preaching. Through the work of the Holy Spirit, her music has impacted thousands. Misty desires that her worship would bring people into the place of encounter with the heart of the Lord. Her passion is to see singers and songwriters step into their role as forerunners who have a message concerning God’s personality and the return of His Son. More »
Cory has been leading worship since age seventeen. During an internship at IHOPKC, he realized he was made to sit before Jesus and love Him. His goal through worship is that a deep longing to know and love God more would be awakened in people’s hearts. Cory’s hope is that his music will draw people to God, and that they will find true enjoyment in spending time with Him. More »
Other Worship Teams and Speakers
onething 2012 will feature participation from other worship teams and speakers from the International House of Prayer.