One of our hopes for this Journal is that it will spur you on in prayer for our brothers and sisters around the globe. To that end, we’ve compiled a list of prayer requests from our contributors.
Our churches aren’t more than 300 yards from each other. One is a white church. One is a black church.
Why pray certain things? Because the Bible tells you to from cover to cover. This book will simplify, motivate, and focus your own prayer life.
Are you someone who struggles to pray? Read this book. Are you someone who wonders whether it’s worth the often costly sacrifice to join mid-week with other saints to pray? Read this book.
Corporate prayer isn’t much to look at. But it’s one of the most important things a church does.
When we disciple others, we have the privilege of helping them follow Jesus. Prayer is a critical tool in doing that.
There is evidence in the New Testament that the Holy Spirit wills to use prayer meetings to pour out his power again and again on local churches.
If you could add one thing to your church calendar, what would it be? Have you considered adding a regular prayer service?
If God rules over kingdoms, then kingdoms are our concern, and we should discipline ourselves to pray both for the world in general and our cities in particular.
Looking to an 18th-century pastor for wisdom on what to pray for, and how to pray.
Praying without preparation should be as natural to us as sharing the gospel with someone. It is simply what we do as Christians.
My every prayer of thanksgiving should properly begin with gratitude to those who took me to church as a child and who, when I was long grown, invited me back.
A few brief stories of how God has answered church-wide prayers.
We might say we believe prayer is important, but are we praying regularly, specifically, and expectantly?
Watching your tone, pacing, and pauses will keep your scripted prayers from sounding robotic and stiff.