This message is setting the ground-work for understanding the concept of what I call the 30-thousand-foot prayer and why it seems so difficult to get big prayer requests answered.
In this episode, we dispel the normal idea that God couldn’t possibly hear me when I pray because He never answers. We replace this notion by taking the problem off of God and putting it back on me. If my prayer isn’t answered the problem isn’t God, it’s me.
Sometimes the best way to define something is by describing what it isn’t. It’s a good practice to state what the thing is not to understand what it is. That’s prayer, we know what it isn’t and yet describe the practice in those terms.
While I don’t want to just come out and say that you must qualify to have your prayers answered, there just might be something to this thinking. What do people who’ve had God’s ear all have in common? I bet what they have in common isn’t so common. Check it out.
In this web-post, we examine the thought of how there must be more to this thing called prayer. In doing so we discovered that the Lord’s prayer isn’t a prayer at all, but the beginner’s guide to praying. Check it out.
This message is truly for those who’ve decided that ordinary is no longer enough even when it comes to Christmas. See how you can make a difference in our five life growth areas, this year at Christmas.
In this installment, we share six common answers to what prayer is? I hope you can’t identify with any of these because that means you get “common” prayer results.
We’re Not Alive Even Though We Breathe “It is not the flesh [another normal person] that gives a person life [more than just breath in your lungs]. It is the spirit that gives life. The words I told you are spirit, and so they give life.” – bible.com/1359/jhn.6.63.icb “It is …