What is difficult with the abundant life Jesus offers is we think we know what it means and don’t often go back and look at it in context.
While we are fixated on getting the words correct or our mental focus in check, God is waiting to spend time with us. Get closer to God now.
While praying for others is good and needed, here are three reasons they may not want you to pray with them.
Since the Apostle Paul gave us the majority of the New Testament epistles, we can learn a lot from his teachings on prayer and the prayers he left for us to read.
We’ve to get beyond asking for just comfort and pleasure if we want to have impactful prayers. This is a part of a sermon by Bill Johnson of Bethel church.
Given the response of many churches, we should question whether the church is essential. What’s going on and when will the church arise and become relevant?
When we look at this passage, we come away with the awareness that it is more than just prayer that gets God’s attention. There are four commands in this verse, and only one is to pray.
I will give you a sample healing prayer, but the power is not in the words; it is an expression of faith in a God that heals and wants to heal.
It is when we quiet our hearts we can hear the voice of God. He longs for a relationship with us and blessings us by speaking what He wants us to know.
This is what Psalm 1 means for prayer. You see something God wants then pray for it to happen and ask God for why it might be hindered from you.
David gave us an example in Psalm 86 of how to get yourself our of despair. We don’t know the specific event, but we know people are trying to kill him.
I have written Abundant Living for people to experience more of God’s joy over them. He has such great ideas for us if only we knew how to catch them.