HOW TO SPEND A DAY IN PRAYER
By Lorne C. Sanny
With so many activities – important ones – clamoring for our time, real prayer is considered more a luxury than a necessity. How much more so spending a day in prayer!
HEART SEARCHING FOR PRAYER, PREPARATION & PERSONAL REVIVAL
Confession of sin is necessary for fellowship with God and revival among God's people. Prayerfully consider the following questions one by one. Answer truthfully each question. Every "yes" means a sin in your life.
KEEPING THE TREE FRUITFUL
+ Questions to help you journal
By Traci Mullins
I sat in the silent darkness of my snow-covered car, my friend’s words aching in my heart. Her criticism had been minor, really. Yet it left me feeling helpless and defeated. As I started the motor and flipped on the wipers, I gazed out into the night sky where the first stars were peeking out after the afternoon’s flurries.
PRAYING AND THINKING OF THE DISCIPLE
Why is it necessary that we intercede on behalf of those we are helping? 1. Demonstrates our reliance on God 2. The way God works; God answers prayers 3. Builds our love and burden 4. Gives us insight into their needs 5. Exemplified in scripture
PRAYING FOR THE LOST
PRAYER PASSAGES FOR AN UNSAVED FRIEND: For understanding... "And in their case the prophesy of Isaiah is being fulfilled, which says, 'You will keep on hearing, but you will not understand, and you will keep on seeing, but you will not perceive.'" Matt.13:14
REVIVAL! CAN WE MAKE IT HAPPEN?
By Andrew Murray
Some say we are on the threshold of a golden age of Christianity. Others say we should expect things to go from bad to worse. This same split view of the church’s future provided tension a few generations ago when Andrew Murraypenned the words below, assuring believers that they can have a part in determining which prediction is true.
POWER THROUGH PRAYER
By E M Bounds
Study universal holiness of life. Your whole usefulness depends on this, for your sermons last but an hour or two; your life preaches all the week. If Satan can only make a covetous minister a lover of praise, of pleasure, of good eating, he has ruined your ministry. Give yourself to prayer, and get your texts, your thoughts, your words from God. Luther spent his best three hours in prayer. -- Robert Murray McCheyne
LEARNING TO PRAY
Why do we need prayer? How powerful is prayer? What can it accomplish? When should we pray?