Prayer, simply put, is conversation with God. That in mind, shouldn't I be doing it in a way that pleases Him?
Does the prayer honor God and exalt His name? What is the purpose behind the prayer? Is it personal gain or ambition? Do you pray for others to be blessed and encouraged? Are your prayers done in secret and in humility? Are your prayers focused on obtaining godly wisdom, counsel, and direction? God is pleased with ...
Aug 4, 2016 ... If you find it difficult to focus when praying, you are not alone! Here are five tips and different ways to learn how to pray and grow closer to God.
Think on what you will pray about. Before you begin, think about what you will pray about. What are the things in your life that trouble you? What are you thankful for? How do you want to bring God into your life? What questions do you have? These are things which you may want to pray on. Knowing what to say ahead of ...
Aug 10, 2009 ... Have you ever asked yourself what prayer is? Do you have to pray out loud? Does God really answer prayer?
Apr 27, 2016 ... How's your prayer life? It's a simple question, but it can be tough to answer. Literally it sounds like, “How has your talking to God been lately?” Emotionally it might feel like, “Sum up your relationship with God at this point in your life.” Bible reading, by comparison, is clearer and more “objective.” How many ...
Jul 18, 2013 ... Prayer is effective, not because of great men who pray, but because of a great God who in Christ graciously hears his people.
Some members do not pray properly so their prayers are not even answered. All of us can improve in this aspect of worship. We need to learn what to pray about. Should we make requests, be thankful, offer praise, intercede on behalf of others, offer petition? And what power does prayer have? Does God really answer ...
Have you ever known someone who really trusts God? When I was an atheist, I had a good friend who prayed often. She would tell me every week about something she was trusting God to take care of. And every week I would see God do something unusual to answer her prayer. Do you know how difficult it is for an atheist ...