How should I pray?

The saddest thing that is taught in the North American continent is that we only cry out to God when things are going bad. We can pray when we are sick, we are told. When times come that look like we are going to be overwhelmed, then seek God. There are far too many...

God Answers Prayer

There has been a wide debate about whether God answers prayer or is indifferent to us. Some say that God always answers prayer as long as we believe He will. This is taught by those who teach the prosperity gospel. Some say there are too many people for God to listen...

Rubber Band Prayers

“Can a mother forget the baby at her breast and have no compassion on the child she has borne? Though she may forget, I will not forget you! See, I have engraved you on the palms of my hands; your walls are ever before me. Your sons hasten back, and those who...

Does God hear my prayers?

Many times when we don’t get the answer that we want in prayer, we think, “Well, I am just one person and God doesn’t have time to hear my prayer. ” We think that God is so big and we are so small that somehow our prayer gets lost in the...

Warfare Prayer – Part 2

Now that we have defined what prayer is (see part 1), let’s move a little bit deeper. Before we get into warfare prayer, we must also understand what intercessory prayer is, for one leads to the other. Let’s start with what it is not: it is not a one-time...

Warfare Prayer – Part 1

Before we get into warfare prayer, we must define what prayer is. Prayer is simply talking to God in everyday language. You bring your thoughts, requests, desires and needs to God. It should be for more than this, though, for prayer ought to be for praise, adoration...