Think with me briefly of two well known stories in the gospels. One involves a woman who touches Jesus in a crowd. There were many pressing and touching Jesus as was plain by Peter’s answer (Luke 8:45)…yet only one was healed by an infusion of Divine power. But Jesus said, “Someone touched me, for I … Continue reading The Necessity of Faith in Prayer–Part 2
And without faith it is impossible to please him, for whoever would draw near to God must believe that he exists and that he rewards those who seek him. Hebrews 11:6 “Only God can move mountains, but faith and prayer move God”. E.M. Bounds There are two common extremes when it comes to the exercise … Continue reading The Necessity of Faith In Prayer
"To wait is not merely to remain impassive. It is to expect--to look for with patience, and also with submission. It is to long for, but not impatiently; to look for, but not to fret at the delay; to watch for, but not restlessly; to feel that if he does not come, we will acquiesce, … Continue reading Waiting On God
"Pray without ceasing." 1 Thessalonians 5:17 How important is a spirit of prayer! It is . . . the proof of regeneration, the manifestation of grace in our hearts, and the evidence our title to mansions in the skies! Prayer is . . . the breath of the renewed soul, … Continue reading O For The Grace of Prayer!