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SCRIPTURE

Scripture talks ABOUT prayer and

inspires us TO pray.

JESUS DEMONSTRATES PRAYER

  • Luke 5:15-16

  • Matthew 6:9-13

OUR ABILITY & PART IN PRAYER

  • Matthew 4:4

  • Matthew 21:22

  • Mark 11:23-24 

  • John 14:13

  • ​Romans 8:26

  • Luke 18:40-41

    • ​Don’t pray all details, ask for the solution

EXAMPLES OF PRAYER

  • Joshua 10:12-14

  • Luke 18:1-8

  • James 5:17-18

  • Acts 12:5-17

TO PRAY FOR SELF & Others

  • Psalm 105:4

  • Psalm 143:10

  • Ephesians 3:14-20

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PRACTICAL TIPS 

Prayer doesn't have to be boring.

Try one, try them all.

  • Create a "dummy account" and name it God so you can text him throughout the day

  • Try a different location or posture for prayer

  • Pray scripture

  • Pray out loud

  • Pray specifics, not just the problem, ask for the solution

  • Pray on behalf of others (intercessory prayer)

  • Drive around your neighborhood and pray

  • Create a prayer board to use to pray for people

  • Pray as you walk through nature

  • Use prayer app to remind you of requests

  • Create a prayer journal (or use an app) to track answered prayers

  • Use this acronym P.R.A.Y. - Praise, Repent, Ask, Yield

  • When asking for something use these - Humble, Specific, Persistent, Expectant

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LINKS

Other resources to grow in PRAYER.