The Prayer That Prays On

Depend upon it, if you are bent on prayer, the devil will not leave you alone. He will molest you, tantalize you, block you, and will surely find some hindrances, big or little or both. And we sometimes fail because we are ignorant of his devices…I do not think he minds our praying about things […]

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Talking to God for Men

Talking to men for God is a great thing, but talking to God for men is greater still. – E. M. Bounds I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men; For kings, and for all that are in authority; that we may lead a […]

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Prayer: the Necessity of a Minister

Prayer is the first thing, the second thing, the third thing necessary to a minister. Pray, then my dear brother; pray, pray, pray! – Edward Payson Pray without ceasing. – 1 Thessalonians 5:17 Prayer Starter Prompt (PSP) Holy Father God, grant me Your grace, strength, and mind to pray without ceasing. Please forgive me of […]

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Satan Works to Keep Us from Praying

Satan does not care how many people read about prayer if only he can keep them from praying. – Paul E. Billheimer Continue in prayer, and watch in the same with thanksgiving. – Colossians 4:2 Prayer Starter Prompt (PSP) Heavenly Father, glory and honor to Your name. Lord, I confess my sin of not continuing […]

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Are You Running on Fumes?

A lot of Christians are trying to operate their spiritual lives the way I drive my car. They are running on fumes—trying to get somewhere for the Lord without using the fuel that provides the spark that energizes the power of God resident within us through the Holy Spirit. – Tony Evans Be careful for […]

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The Power of Prevailing Prayer

There is no power like that of prevailing prayer, of Abraham pleading for Sodom, Jacob wrestling in the stillness of the night, Moses standing in the breach, Hannah intoxicated with sorrow, David heartbroken with remorse and grief, Jesus in sweat of blood. Add to this list from the records of the church your personal observation […]

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Prayer Over Work

Time spent in prayer will yield more than that given to work. Prayer alone gives work its worth and its success. Prayer opens the way for God Himself to do His work in us and through us. Let our chief work as God’s messengers be intercession; in it we secure the presence and power of God […]

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