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Children Also Pray at Brooklyn Tabernacle

We were wrapping up Vacation Bible School with family night. That year, 1981, our pastor, Jim Cymbala, had invited the parents to come on Sunday night. Nicky Cruz, a former gang leader, was sharing his testimony, and we took the children, about 200 of them, next door to the Upper Room. As we watched a Christian movie, I [Nancy Martinez] felt in my spirit that the Lord wanted the children to pray. I didn't know that the next 30 minutes would change our work dramatically, from ministry for children, to ministry ...

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