A Life of Prayer

A Life of Prayer

Aug. 14, 2017 by

Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances. 1 Thessalonians 5:16–18 Our Lord gave the parable of the widow and the unjust judge to teach us that we should always pray and not give up (Luke 18:1–5). As

The Ministry of Intercession

The Ministry of Intercession

Aug. 11, 2017 by

You also, like living stones, are being built into a spiritual house to be a holy priesthood, offering spiritual sacrifices acceptable to God through Jesus Christ. 1 Peter 2:5 You will be called priests of the Lord. Isaiah 61:6 The

Our Boldness in Prayer

Our Boldness in Prayer

Aug. 10, 2017 by

This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us—whatever we ask—we know that we have what we asked of him.

Christ the Sacrifice

Christ the Sacrifice

Aug. 9, 2017 by

‘‘Abba, Father,’’ he said, ‘‘everything is possible for you. Take this cup from me. Yet not what I will, but what you will.’’ Mark 14:36 What a contrast within the space of a few hours! What a transition from the

Christ the High Priest

Christ the High Priest

Aug. 8, 2017 by

Father, I want those you have given me to be with me where I am. John 17:24 In His parting address, Jesus gives His disciples the full revelation of what the new life was to be when once the kingdom

Christ the Intercessor

Christ the Intercessor

Aug. 7, 2017 by

But I have prayed for you . . . that your faith may not fail. Luke 22:32 I am not saying that I will ask the Father on your behalf. John 16:26 He always lives to intercede. Hebrews 7:25 All

The Holy Spirit and Prayer

The Holy Spirit and Prayer

Aug. 4, 2017 by

In that day you will no longer ask me anything. I tell you the truth, my Father will give you whatever you ask in my name. Until now you have not asked for anything in my name. Ask and you

The All-Prevailing Plea

The All-Prevailing Plea

Aug. 3, 2017 by

And I will do whatever you ask in my name. . . . You may ask me for anything in my name, and I will do it. . . . Then the Father will give you whatever you ask in

Obedience: The Path to Power in Prayer

Obedience: The Path to Power in Prayer

Aug. 2, 2017 by

You did not choose me, but I chose you and appointed you to go and bear fruit—fruit that will last. Then the Father will give you whatever you ask in my name. John 15:16 The prayer of a righteous man

The Word and Prayer

The Word and Prayer

Aug. 1, 2017 by

If you abide in Me, and My words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it shall be done for you. John 15:7 NASB The vital connection between the Word and prayer is one of the simplest and earliest

The All-Inclusive Condition

The All-Inclusive Condition

Jul. 31, 2017 by

If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it shall be done for you. John 15:7 NASB In all God’s dealings with us, the promise and its conditions are inseparable. If we

The Chief End of Prayer

The Chief End of Prayer

Jul. 28, 2017 by

I am going to the Father. And I will do whatever you ask in my name, so that the Son may bring glory to the Father. John 14:12–13 That the Son may bring glory to the Father. For this reason