Inspiration to Pray part 5
Prayer is important!! How much time do you devote to prayer? Are you praying throughout the day? Are you setting aside private quiet time to pray? Most Christians do not pray enough. Read these inspiring quotes then pray, pray and pray some more.
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Faith in a prayer-hearing God will make a prayer-loving Christian. Andrew Murray Click to tweet this quote. To “pin” the pic, hover your mouse over it.
I love almost everything from Andrew Murray. See a book suggestion by him below.
There is no true, deep conversion, no true, deep holiness, no clothing with the Holy Spirit and with power, no abiding peace or joy, without being daily alone with God. Andrew Murray Click to tweet part of this quote. To “pin” the pic, hover your mouse over it.
Everything hinges on that daily alone time with God!! And of course prayer is a big part of that time.
The right way to pray is to stretch out our hands and ask of One who we know has the heart of a Father. Dietrich Bonhoeffer Click to tweet this quote. To “pin” the pic, hover your mouse over it.
This quotes implies that we need to know who God is, and we do. We are to know Him and we are to know Him as Father as well.
Prayer is an indispensable phase of spiritual habit, but it ceases to be prayer when carried by habit alone. It is depth and intensity of spiritual desire which gives intensity and depth to prayer. E. M. Bounds To “pin” the pic, hover your mouse over it.
Habits, even spiritual habits can be good things, but not if your heart is not in it for God wants our hearts not our discipline.
Prayer is God’s ordained way to bring His miracle power to bear in human need. Wesley Duewel Click to tweet this quote. To “pin” the pic, hover your mouse over it.
God, for whatever reason, has chosen to partner with us and a lot of that partnering is closely related to prayer.
For more inspiration to pray check out these classic prayer books by E. M. Bounds and Andrew Murray.
Necessity of Prayer by E. M. Bounds
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