Jacob’s Model Prayer Genesis 32:9-12 After 20-years, Jacob was heading home to the land God promised his grandfather Abraham. Jacob was obeying God’s command to return home, so he was in the will of God. But he was scared, so he prayed. This post examines Jacob’s prayer. Jacob had ...

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When Praying became Illegal, Daniel Gave Thanks to God God’s Command for Thankfulness Psalm 136 repeatedly instructs us to give thanks to God “for His mercy endureth forever” (Psalm 136:1,2, 3, 26), and Daniel faithfully did so 3-times a day (Daniel 6:10). Paul instructed the Thessalonians “In every thing ...

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Pray according to God’s Will by Praying Scripture Have you ever wondered how to pray according to God’s Will? I know I have. After all, the apostle John said, “this is the confidence that we have in Him, that, if we ask any thing according to His will, He ...

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3-Reasons Group Prayer Often Fails The Bible encourages Christians to pray for each other, and we often do so in groups. But group prayers often seem weak and go unanswered. This post will examine what the Bible says about group prayer and explains 4-ways to add power to your ...

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Be Specific in Prayer Matthew 20:30-34 If you want your prayers answered, you must be specific in your request. Be clear about what you are asking for. The need to be precise in your prayer requests is clearly illustrated in the story of the two blind men in Matthew ...

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Two of the saddest verses in the Bible are found in Ezekiel 22:30-31 God takes no pleasure in the death of the wicked or in punishing people. He desires repentance so He can show mercy (Ezekiel 18:32; 33:11). In the days of Ezekiel, God was using Babylon to destroy ...

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Do these verses remind you of a nation you know? Can wicked rulers be allied with You, those who frame injustice by statute?They band together against the life of the righteous and condemn the innocent to death. (Psalm 94:20-21 / ESV) Many European nations rejected God decades ago. Now America ...

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