God has already started working in us Give thanks to God for his constant work in our lives Constantly working in us even for our holiness Philippians 2:12-13 New King James Version (NKJV) 12 Therefore, my beloved, as you have always obeyed, not as in my presence only, but now much more in my absence, work… Continue reading Don’t Pray as if you are starting something
Matthew 7:9-11 New King James Version (NKJV) 9 Or what man is there among you who, if his son asks for bread, will give him a stone? 10 Or if he asks for a fish, will he give him a serpent? 11 If you then, being evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much… Continue reading Ask Jesus
Prayer is the cooperation with God
When you feel you don’t have complete faith Pray “I believe; help my unbelief” Mark 9:23-27 New King James Version (NKJV) 23 Jesus said to him, “If you can believe, all things are possible to him who believes.” 24 Immediately the father of the child cried out and said with tears, “Lord, I believe; help my unbelief!” 25 When… Continue reading Pray “I believe; help my unbelief”
James 5:17-18 New King James Version (NKJV) 17 Elijah was a man with a nature like ours, and he prayed earnestly that it would not rain; and it did not rain on the land for three years and six months. 18 And he prayed again, and the heaven gave rain, and the earth produced its… Continue reading Praying Earnestly
Jesus making intercession for us Romans 8:34 New King James Version (NKJV) 34 Who is he who condemns? It is Christ who died, and furthermore is also risen, who is even at the right hand of God, who also makes intercession for us. Intercession in Greek entugchanó: Original Word: ἐντυγχάνω Part of Speech: Verb Short Definition: I meet,… Continue reading Making intercession means
James 4:2-3 New King James Version (NKJV) 2 You lust and do not have. You murder and covet and cannot obtain. You fight and war. Yet you do not have because you do not ask. 3 You ask and do not receive, because you ask amiss, that you may spend it on your pleasures.