11 Things You Don’t Know About Prayer
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Don’t let faithless conversation dilute a faith-filled prayer. “Many believers pray positively and then talk negatively," says Hamel. “For example, someone might pray, ‘Father, I ask You for an extra $50 to pay my phone bill, in Jesus' Name.’ As soon as they pray that prayer, they might speak with someone who asks, ‘Are you going to be able to pay that extra $50 on the phone bill?’ The believer who prayed might respond, ‘It sure doesn't look like it. I hope so.’ That's unbelief. Without faith it's absolutely impossible to be pleasing to the God of faith (Hebrews 11:6)."
4 Reasons to Pray Out LoudWe’re often taught to pray silently and in secret, as prayer is an intimate...