Tagarchief: Prayer

Prayers as a way to serve those in difficulties

When we look back at the infant church in Jerusalem, their reputation was not only for breaking bread, and the Apostles’ doctrine, but for prayer. They were a community that prayed often. They prayed individually. They prayed in meetings together. … Lees verder

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The Golden Altar

God built into the tabernacle and the temple a model of our relationship to Him. The curtain (Hebrews tells us) which separates us from the presence of God, is our flesh. We need atonement. But the curtain is not an … Lees verder

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Effective, fervent prayer

(An excerpt from The Epistle of James, by Brother Neville Smart, page 196) How slowly does the human mind come to an appreciation of what the scriptures mean by prayer! It is all summed up in the phrase which Jesus … Lees verder

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Our prayer and a listening Father

We are all children of a worldly father, but we can also, like Jesus, have an eye for the heavenly Father who is ready to come to anyone who wants to come to Him. When we look at Jesus and … Lees verder

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Prayers for Rulers

From our 1st quarter of the 20th-century writings The reason given by Paul for “prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks”….”for kings and for all that are in authority” (1 Tim. ii. 1, 2) is, that “we may lead a quiet … Lees verder

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Posture in Prayer

A late 19th, early 20th century look at how to worship God. Today we are convinced that while sitting in the church service, we also can dedicate our prayer worthily to God. No hard and fast rule has been laid … Lees verder

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