Monday, August 07, 2017

The Practice of Prayer

Do You Pray Like an Atheist?

Calling out for divine help doesn’t make you a Christian, but it does mean you’re human.

According to Tim Keller, humans throughout history, and in every corner of the world, have evidenced an “instinct for prayer.” Read More

10 Ways Prayer Will Change Your Life

D.L. Moody once said to hear Spurgeon preach was a blessing, but to hear Spurgeon pray was even more impressive (Autobiography 4:71)....In this season of great uncertainty, the first thing—the best thing—a believer should do is pray. Spurgeon found this effective in his life, and if it is true of us, we will discover numerous benefits.... Read More

7 Ways to Ruin a Prayer Meeting

I love a church that prays. I love being a part of a church that prays. Every Wednesday night we gather—often a packed-out room full of us—to bring all our petitions and all our praise before the Lord. Far more often than not it is a sweet time of seeking the Lord together. I usually lead these meetings and along the way I’ve learned a few things. Here are some ways you increase the likelihood that your prayer meeting will miss the mark. Read More

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