Posts Tagged Andre Regnier

Foundations to Prayer Part 4: Yielding to God

by André Regnier In these blog posts, we’ve been working through some basics for personal daily prayer, using the “PRAY” model: praise, repent, ask, and yield. We spent time in worship, acknowledging who God is. This realization of who God is brought us into acknowledging our weaknesses

Foundations to Prayer Part 3: Asking

By André Regnier In these blog posts, I’m going through some basic first steps in prayer, using the acronym “PRAY”, which stands for Praise, Repent, Ask, and Yield.   So far we’ve talked done the first two.  We begin prayer by worshiping God, and then the realization of

Keeping my Promise: Foundations to Prayer (Part 1: Praise)

By Andre Regnier On January 1, I promised everyone at CCO’s Rise Up conference that I would write a blog post for people who are learning how to pray, to help lay some basic foundations. Sr. Miriam and our other speakers talked about a personal relationship with

A Perception Problem

Today I led the Discovery study with over forty students who are preparing  to become teachers in the Catholic school system.  As has been the case over the last ten years, a large majority are not practicing their faith.  Some of them actually, when asked the question, “What are you

Experiences in India Far Exceed Dustin's Expectations

A team of 8 CCO missionaries from across Canada, including myself and also two supporters from Ottawa took the first half of June to stay in India for 10 days.  We met the leadership and trained students of a movement called “Jesus Youth”.  Jesus Youth is an

Faithful, Joyful and Motivated: Ugandan Students Welcome CCO Crew with Open Arms

By Jeff Graham “Thank you Lord for life!” This is a common opening for prayers from Catholic Ugandan students, according to CCO staffer Ben Turland. Turland was part of a CCO delegation that headed to Uganda to help with continuing efforts to train students in evangelization and

Members of Jesus Youth Enthusiastically Greet CCO in India

Braving arduous multi-day journeys by train, members of Jesus Youth from across India welcomed members of Catholic Christian Outreach to India as part of an informal gathering to discuss faith and outreach. When CCO President Jeff Lockert, CCO Founder Andre Regnier and other delegates met the group,