Laying Hands of Prayer / 10 Ideas For Cultivating a Prayer Ministry

LAYING OF HANDS & 10 IDEAS FOR CULTIVATING A HOUSE OF PRAYER Pastor Dave Brown The Bible records a variety of actions performed by various individuals. A search of Scripture for the action of “laying hands” provides at least 5 categories of purpose: 1) Violence, 2) Identification, 3) Prayer, 4) Blessing/Commissioning, 5) Miraculous Performance. The…

Why Is Prayer So Hard? (Ephesians 6:10-20)

Play Audio: MOTIVATE A long standing tradition for many athletic events is to sing the National Anthem. The anthem is a courtesy but most people do not understand the meaningful connection to the game itself.[1] Unfortunately, many people treat prayer the same way. We may casually pray during the day as a courtesy to God…

Pray with Jesus: Praise to Our Father (Matthew 6)

PLAY AUDIO:  MOTIVATE Going slow is not good if you’re impatient but does reap benefits. cooking: crock pot, smoking meat, marinades, etc. driving to seek: cruisin… , real estate hunting… relationships & romance… many that start fast will end awfully reading Scripture & prayer Read Lord’s Prayer without rush; each word & phrase is essential…

Just A.S.K. (Matthew 7:7-11)

PLAY AUDIO:  MOTIVATE As we begin 2015, what is one of your hopes (resolutions)? Share w/ friend… only 1, it’s not Christmas list! Jesus often asked “What do you want?” (Mat 20:21; 20:32; Mk 10:36; 10:51; Lk 18:41). It is a good thing to have hopes, dreams, and goals. However, hope without planning is pointless….