Category Archives: Learn To Pray

How Would You Describe Prayer?

One of the most picturesque descriptions ever read is from Andrew Murray in his classic, With Christ in the School of Prayer. Murray compared prayer to water pipes carrying water from a large mountain stream to the town below. The … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 3a

This article is the third and last in a series on the Prayer Life of Jesus. In the first article, we examined the elements of His earthly prayer life as described in Hebrews 5:7-10; in the second, we learned from … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 2d

Look at Luke 6:12-16. This is just one of many illustrations of the extensiveness of the prayer life of Jesus. In this passage, He is in the process of selecting the twelve disciples whom He will designate Apostles — those … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 2c

Do you think it is in God’s will for your life that you learn to pray? That you learn to pray as Jesus prayed? Ask Him. God promised that if we ask for anything within His will, and in the … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 2b

What should an understanding of His prayer life say to us as His present-day disciples? Are there some fundamental truths for those of us who really desire to follow our Lord and begin to live the life of prayer that … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 2a

This article is the second in a series on the Prayer Life of Jesus. In the first article, we examined the elements of His earthly prayer life as described in Hebrews 5:7-10. Here we turn to the first of two … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 1b

Certainly the most dramatic and illustrative passage of scripture describing Jesus’ life of prayer is found in the epistle to the Hebrews, chapter 5: During the days of Jesus’ life on earth, he offered up prayers and petitions with loud … Continue reading

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Learning from the Master, Part 1

In the life of prayer, our primary example is in the life of the Lord Jesus Christ. The heavenly Father’s purpose for every Christian is that we be conformed to the likeness of His Son (Romans 8:29). The most characteristic … Continue reading

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Powerlines

Many times we hear from our friends and loved ones that their prayer life is in a rut.  It’s those times when we recommend praying a Powerline. Powerlines are Scripture-based prayer guides to strengthen your relationship with God—and help you … Continue reading

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New Life in Christ: Acknowledge Christ

The following is a prayer in our New Life in Christ series.  To read more, or order your own copy of one of our prayer guides, visit us here. Father, I pray for (name one or more) …As You are drawing them … Continue reading

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