A Praying Life (week 9)

SPBC BodyLife         A PRAYING LIFE – Week 9 (last) “speed of the leader, speed of the church” Like many of you, your Pastor wishes he prayed more. I pray for 1-3 minutes in the mornings before I get my body moving out of bed. To get my morning started I pray a few sporadic sentence…

A Praying Life (week 8)

SPBC BodyLife         A PRAYING LIFE – Week 8 How many people keep their calendar electronically? How many people use another style calendar; pocket/purse, wall, or other written?   It is likely that well over 90% of people do one of the above. But… How many people have a similar format for keeping their prayer requests?…

A Praying Life (week 6)

SPBC BodyLife         A PRAYING LIFE – Week 6    Jesus teaches the disciples how to pray. For the past 5 weeks we have examined the Lord’s Prayer found in the passages above. The goal has been to understand that prayer is a relationship and communication with God that shows our total dependence on Him. It…

A Praying Life (week 4)

Matthew 6:11 “Give us this day our daily bread”   Prayer is our position of dependence upon the Father and our recognition of God’s ability and power to help. Jesus teaches the disciples to pray with a focus towards His Kingdom. In addition, Jesus also teaches them to trust God for providing daily needs. And…