Devoted to Prayer, Part 2, Feb 3, 2013

– be devoted to prayer
– why pray?
  1. God commands us to pray
  2. the needs are great and eternal things are at stake (Rom. 10:1)
  3. God acts when we pray and often does more in seconds than we could do in hours or weeks or sometimes years
– how to pray:
  – F = free and formed:
      – pray the Bible, Eph. 3:14-19, pray the Lord’s prayer, pray the commands of the Bible, pray the promises of the Bible, pray the warnings of the Bible
      – lists, books, patterns