Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Luke 11:1; Matthew 6:9-13 In these passages, Jesus Christ is teaching the model prayer. In Luke’s Gospel, we learn that the disciples came to Jesus while He was praying. Desiring to be taught how to pray the Lord teaches them what has come to be called “The Model Prayer.”  Evidently, the disciples saw something in the prayer […]

A Call to Prayer

“I exhort therefore, that, first of all, supplications, prayers, intercessions, and giving of thanks, be made for all men;” – 1 Timothy 2:1 Paul, when writing the first letter to Timothy, encouraged the young pastor to pray. In chapter two Paul puts a great emphasis on the priority of prayer in the believer’s life. In […]