Category Archives: Prayer

Praying the Will

February 9 “This is the confidence that we have before Him: If we ask anything according to His will, He hears us. And if we know that He hears us in whatever we ask, we know that we already possess … Continue reading

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Praying the Word

February 8 “I am watching over My word to perform it.” (Jeremiah 1:12) While on this topic of prayer, I wanted to share something that I am still learning. I will be really honest, I am not what you would … Continue reading

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Don’t stop now… there’s yet still more…

February “Pray without ceasing.” (1 Thessalonians 5:17) So how in the world do you pray without ceasing? First, we need to understand that the apostle is talking about instilling proper perspectives in our lives. He is, in context, talking about … Continue reading

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But wait… there’s STILL more to prayer

February 6 When we pray, most of us are seeking something from God. We want answers to our prayers (and, mostly, we want those answers to be “Yes!”). But God doesn’t always grant our requests. In fact, much of the … Continue reading

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There’s Still More to Prayer…

February 5 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God. And the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and your … Continue reading

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Still More to Prayer…

February 2 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” (Philippians 4:6) Prayer is meant to put us in the place where we turn our … Continue reading

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More to Prayer…

February 1 “Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything by prayer and supplication with thanksgiving let your requests be made known to God.” (Philippians 4:6) When we think about prayer, most of the time we see it as … Continue reading

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Prayer 101… The Lord’s Prayer; part 7

January 31 “And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.” (Matthew 6:13) This last piece of the model for prayer concerns the everyday spiritual battle of our lives. We live in a world that is profoundly influenced … Continue reading

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Prayer 101… The Lord’s Prayer; part 6

January 30 “And forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors.” (Matthew 6:12) While on this topic of forgiving our debtors, we should expand our thoughts on its importance to effective prayer. Immediately after the Lord gave … Continue reading

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Prayer 101… The Lord’s Prayer; part 4

 January 26 “Give us this day our daily bread.” (Matthew 6:11) Bread, in the Bible, is uniquely connected with life and daily living. It is symbolic of life – and sustaining life. When Jesus was in the wilderness, the first … Continue reading

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