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Prayer

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  • Prayer is a delight and not a drudgery if you thank God for others. “I thank God every time I remember you” (Phil. 1:3 NIV).
  • The best waiting room is your prayer closet! “Stay with God! Take heart. Don’t quit” (Ps. 27:14 The Message).
  • The Model Prayer is not selfish! “our Father, our bread, our debts/debtors, lead us, deliver us” (Matt. 6: 9-13 AV).
  • God loves bold not bashful in the prayer closet! “So let us come boldly to the very throne of God” (Heb. 4:16 LB).
  • Leave the prayer closest, walk the path of confusion! “Let all who seek God’s help be encouraged” (Ps. 69:32 NLT).
  • Prayer is the path to the presence and power of God! “You wouldn’t think of just asking God” (James 4:2 The Message).
  • Prayer proclaims the presence of God! “I pray to God—and wait for what he’ll say and do” (Ps. 130:5 The Message).
  • Tackle the timidity in your prayer closet! “So let us come boldly to the very throne of God” (Heb. 4:16 LB).
  • Prayer produces intimacy with God! “Come close to God, and God will come close to you” (James 4:8 NLT).
  • Consistency in prayer produces constancy in power! “[Prayer] is…powerful” (James 5:16 The Message).
  • To be powerful practice praying! “Prayer of a righteous man has great power” (James 5:16 LB).
  • To prosper let prayer precede planning! “‘Pray continually,’ (1 Thess. 5:17 NCV).
  • God is our intimate securer when we are intimidated! “I will strengthen you and help you” (Isa. 41:10 NIV).
  • When you pray in the Spirit you always get God’s answer. “The Spirit interceded for the saints according to God’s will” (Rm. 8:27 NIV).
  • No matter what courts and politicians say, put first things first: PRAYER! “Pray all the time” (1 Thess. 5:17 The Message).
  • There is nothing more powerful than a praying saint. “We will give ourselves continually to prayer” (Acts 6:4 KJV).
  • Punctuate your days with prayer! “The next morning he…went out alone into the wilderness to pray” (Mk. 1:35 LB).
  • What % of your prayers are for you? The Model says, “Give us today…And forgive us” (Matt. 6:11–12 NIV).
  • Our Divine Helper designed life so we need His help! “Hear my prayer…for I need your help” (Ps. 86:1 NLT).
  • Persistence in prayer pays off! “He will get up and give you whatever you need because of your shameless persistence” (Luke 11:8 NLT).
  • Thank God for the prayers He does not answer! (2 Cor. 12:9 MSG) “he [said] My grace is enough; it’s all you need”
  • More praying—less planning is the answer! “Prayer; keep at it; watch for God’s answers” (Col. 4:2 LB).
  • Look for God’s plan for you through prayer! “Carrying out God’s plan laid out … by Jesus.” (2 Tim. 1:1 The Message).
  • Propel your prayers by repairing relationships! “When you are praying, first forgive anyone you are holding a grudge against.” (Mk. 11:24–25 LB).

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