Today’s list about prayer is selected and adapted from author and publisher John Van Diest.
This list offers 8 words that all begin with the letter “P” and speak to the importance of prayer in our lives.
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WHAT PRAYER PROVIDES
Keep me safe, O God, for in you I take refuge.
Never be lacking in zeal, but keep your spiritual fervor, serving the Lord. Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer.
and what is the immeasurable greatness of his power toward us who believe, according to the working of his great might.
Be anxious for nothing, but in everything by prayer and supplication, with thanksgiving, let your requests be made known to God
and the peace of God, which surpasses all understanding, will guard your hearts and minds through Christ Jesus.
Rejoice always, pray without ceasing, in everything give thanks; for this is the will of God in Christ Jesus for you.
(1 Thess. 5:16-18)
But the end of all things is at hand; therefore be earnest and disciplined in your prayers.
(1 Pet. 4:7)
Create in me a clean heart, O God, And renew a steadfast spirit within me.
In view of this list, let us be persistent in prayer. “Pray without ceasing” (1 Thess. 5:17)
–Ken Weliever, The Preacherman