Prayer is about realizing how desperate we need God. Prayer is not made so that God can find out what we need, because Jesus tells us, “Your Father knows what you need before you ask Him” (Matthew 6:8). God wants us to pray because prayer expresses our trust in God and is a way that our trust in Him can increase. As children look to their fathers to provide for them, so God expects us to look to Him in prayer. When we read through Nehemiah, we see an example of a......
The Bible describes prayer in many ways, but a few are found here: And he told them a parable to the effect that they ought always to pray and not lose heart. – Luke 18:1 Pray without ceasing. – 1 Thessalonians 5:17 Do not be anxious about anything but in everything by prayer and supplication make your requests known to God. – Philippians 4:6 Continue steadfastly in prayer, being watchful in it with thanksgiving. – Colossians 4:2 Prayer is a most basic and essential spiritual discipline. To be a Christian is to......
WORSHIP. PRAISE. ADORE. One thing have I asked of the Lord, that will I seek after: that I may dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life, to gaze upon the beauty of the Lord and to inquire in His temple. – Psalm 27:4 Oh, the depth of the riches and wisdom and knowledge of God! How unsearchable are His judgments and how inscrutable His ways!…For from Him and through Him and to Him are all things. To Him be glory forever. Amen. – Romans 11:33,36 For......