How to Pray, Learning the Hard Way

Introduced to God in Prison

Katie Souza teaches people how to prayKatie Souza had been a career criminal sentenced to twelve and a half years in prison. While in jail she often got sent to an isolation cell called “lockdown”. One day while in lockdown among the urine, feces and vomit, she prayed, “I surrender.” God showed up.  She learned how to pray.

Watch the video to learn more.

Katie Souza’s testimony worked for non-believers

Katie Souza was in prison and found out that God was real.  For her fellow inmates who were non-believers, Katie Souza’s testimony answered the question, “Is God real?”

Go had told Katie her exact early release date.  After she informed everyone in her unit of that date, she was sent to the prison psychiatrist.  Watch the video below to hear the rest of the story.

How to pray by ascending and descending

Your kingdom come. Your will be done, On earth as it is in heaven.
                                                                                                  Matthew 6:10

You’ve heard the above passage from the Lord’s prayer.  Using the “ascending and descending tool” Katie Souza ascends into heaven, gets the will of God and returns it to earth.

God raised us up with Christ and seated us with Him in the heavenly realms in Christ Jesus.                               Ephesians 2:6

We can ascend to heaven and bring God’s will down to earth.

Katie Souza was in Oklahoma with a group of farmers.  They had had crop failures for the past five years, it was harvest time and rain and hail was on its way.  It looked like there was going to be another crop failure.

Katie spend 20 minutes ascending and descending, the hail and rain left and the farmers harvested their crops.  Listen to the story below.


How Jesus fed the 5000

Enter his gates with thanksgiving and his courts with praise; give thanks to him and praise his name.    Psalm 100:4
Before Jesus fed the five thousand, He worshiped and gave thanks.  Then the Glory came down and Jesus spoke a blessing over the five loaves and two fishes.

Watch the video below to learn more.

To hear the rest of Katie Souza’s discussion about how to pray, watch the TV interview with Sid Roth.

Go to a radio interview between Sid Roth and Katie Souza.