Prayer is Friendship

Prayer is firstly about getting ourselves out-of-the-way. We don’t have to wait for God to come he is present within us. But our inner world is often full of worries, fears, ideas, plans, tasks, all clanging and bumping into each other. We need to get these onto paper and out-of-the-way. Prayer is simply friendship with God and friendship requires two-way communication

Does Prayer Really Work? The Power of a Mothers Prayer.

Speak to God as if you were speaking to your father who loves you and who wants to look after you. Speak with an open heart and as a child because He cares about you with an everlasting love. Get started on exercising your faith, people are always talking about how we need to exercise, but forget to exercise their faith. Exercise builds muscle and endurance. Its no different with faith and prayer. Believe in God and you will see some mighty things begin to happen.

An Anthology on Prayer: Part One

Researchers have concluded that living in an attitude of prayerfulness can improve your health and help you live longer, and there’s evidence from the Harvard prayer project that suggests being prayed for by others can improve your chances of recovery from serious illness.

Prayer, Contemplation and Solitude

Deep in every human heart is a longing, most people don’t have a name for this longing, so they look for substitutes. The problem is that the substitutes don’t work. How does our heart become one with God? We connect to the heart of God, creation and the contemporary world through the rhythms of prayer, contemplation and solitude. These are the three things that unite us with God.

Jesus Teaching on Prayer

It would seem that most organised religions today have ignored these teachings as most prefer public services, public prayers and lots of words. Especially the Pentecostals of which I am one. I wonder if in our busy driven lives we are actually repelled by silence and solitude?

Prayer, Contemplation and Solitude

Deep in every human heart is a longing, most people don’t have a name for this longing, so they look for substitutes. The problem is that the substitutes don’t work. How does our heart become one with God? We connect to the heart of God, creation and the contemporary world through the rhythms of prayer, contemplation and solitude. These are the three things that unite us with God.

Biblical Examples of Answered Prayer

God is looking for a people with humility, who will pray and who want to seek his face. ‘Humble prayer that abandons disobedience …triggers divine love’ ( Alexander N). Humility is such a small price to pay to have the eyes and ears of the lord open and attentive to our prayers

Does Prayer Really Work?

Speak to God as if you were speaking to your father who loves you and who wants to look after you. Speak with an open heart and as a child because He cares about you with an everlasting love. Get started on exercising your faith, people are always talking about how we need to exercise, but forget to exercise their faith. Exercise builds muscle and endurance. Its no different with faith and prayer. Believe in God and you will see some mighty things begin to happen.