HISTORY

The following gives you an historic overview of activities and roots that have lead to the founding of PRAY CALIFORNIA as a non-profit organization in California and what major milestones have occurred since its official beginning in 2002.

 

We also chose to thank and highlight prayer leaders that have been active in the past or instrumental and have contributed to the success and longevity of PRAY CALIFORNIA.

Current Pray California Board Members:

  • Maryal Boumann       - Director and Pro-Life and Church Unity focus

  • Jonathan Gainsbrugh  - Evangelist and Homeless focus

  • Michael L. Phillips     - Feasts and Israel focuses

  • Trisha M. Phillips      - Treasurer, Military Family focus, and Dance and                                  Worship focus

  • David Andrade           - Legal Secretary

  • Wolfgang Kovacek       - Webmaster and Hollywood focus

Current Pray California Board Members on Sabbatical:

  • Linda Peck               - Houses of Prayer and Young Adults focus

  • Diane Flaherty           - Children and Youth focus  

Former Pray California Board Members:

  • Jerry Bowers               - 

  • Joe Walsh                   -  

  • Doris Force                -

  • Vera Speed                 -

  • Lynn Heatley              -

  • Priscilla Friemering     -

  • Doris Taylor               -

  • Shaun Gartman           -

  • Pam Michelina            -

  • Marta Escarcega          -

  • Steven Johnson            -
  • Khadijeh Baratzadeh-Askari  -
  • Jim Wilson                  -
  • Dan Prout                  -
  • Sharon Webster            -

Over the many years, numerous other Beloved Saints have been prophetically and strategically involved with helping to extend the prayer movement throughout California.


They include (alphabetized by last name):
 

  • Billie Alexander

  • Dr. Ted Baehr

  • John Benefiel (OK)

  • Fred and Wilma Berry 

  • Francis Chan

  • Karen Covell

  • Steve Davies

  • Michael Dowling

  • Henry and Grace Falany

  • First Nations Friends

  • Judy from FRESNO

  • Jim Garlow 

  • Gary Goodell

  • Michael Griffiths (deceased)

  • Senator Shannon Grove

  • Ted Hahs

  • Elizabeth Hawker

  • Olga Hermann

  • Davis Hill

  • Valerie House

  • Marilyn Jackson

  • John and Jana Knoch

  • Candi MacAlpine

  • James Nesbit

  • Vicki Nohrden

  • Joel & Georgia Pappas

  • Allan Parker

  • Dan Prout

  • Sammy Rodriguez

  • Fred and Sue Rowe

  • Dan and Maggie Roybal

  • Rosemary Schindler

  • Dutch Sheets

  • Ed Silvoso

  • Stephanie Steele

  • Anne Trumbo

  • Keat & Judy Wade

  • Jim Wilson

...and long-standing Ministries that have also impacted our State such as:

  • Aglow International

  • Awaken the Dawn

  • Breaker of Dawn Ministries

  • California Governor's Prayer Team

  • California National Day of Prayer

  • Houses of Prayer

  • Operation Outcry

  • Promise Keepers

  • 24/7 National Strategic Prayer Call

  • National Day of Repentance

  • Prayer Surge Now!

  • Salt and Light Council

  • The Justice Foundation

  • Transform USA

These are Ministries that PRAY CALIFORNIA knows about, and is partnered with. Newer Ministries that we are also involved with, are:

  • 40 Days of Hope

  • Mighty Men Movement

  • Re-Digging the Wells

  • Ten (10) Days of Prayer

  • United States National Prayer Council


    We apologize if we have accidentally omitted you or your ministry.