Prayer – Speaking to God

Priority of Prayer

  • Pray without ceasing… for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus concerning you.” – 1 Thessalonians 5:17-18

Power of Prayer

  • “And whatsoever ye shall ask in my name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.” – John 14:13

Pattern of Prayer

  • Praise
    • “…Our Father which art in heaven, Hallowed be thy name.” – Matthew 6:9
  • Priorities
    • “Thy kingdom come. Thy will be done in earth, as it is in heaven.” – Matthew 6:10
  • Provision
    • Give us this day our daily bread.” – Matthew 6:11
  • Personal relationships
    • “And forgive us our debts, as we forgive our debtors.” – Matthew 6:12
  • Protection
    • “And lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil:” – Matthew 6:13
  • Praise
    • “…For thine is the kingdom, and the power, and the glory, for ever. Amen.” – Matthew 6:13

Practice of Prayer

  • Name 1 item for each step in the pattern of prayer that relates to yourself.

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