Teach us to Pray
Guy Smith • Sermon • • 1,492 views • 42:59
An unnamed disciple asks Jesus to teach them to pray. He had seen over the course of Jesus' ministry that at every major event Jesus was praying. In this message we're looking at the template Jesus gives us as a blueprint for prayer.
Harmony of the Gospels
1 Now Jesus was praying in a certain place, and when he finished, one of his disciples said to him, “Lord, teach us to pray, as John taught his disciples.” 2 And he said to them, “When you pray, say: “Father, hallowed be your name. Your kingdom come. 3 Give us each day our daily bread, 4 and forgive…
Jesus has taught us how to prayer and now takes us further into nature of prayer, into our motives and beliefs about prayer. Here Jesus encourages us to keep praying, to pray like you believe.
Sermon • • 9 views
Pray is vital. Even Jesus needed prayer. Here is part of the mystery that surrounds Christ in his humanity: Jesus, Son of the Living God, Jesus, the Eternal One, Jesus, the Messiah, Jesus, the Great Shepherd, sought out regular communion with His Heavenly Father. As the Son of Man, the Son of God had…
Lord, Teach Us To Pray
We must petition God to “hallow his name” in our discipleship, in our prayer, in our preaching, in our witnessing, in our work, and in eternity. Our ultimate concern is not that our lives be comfortable, but that God be glorified, and that our lives, even our prayers, put God’s glory on display.
John Leffler • Sermon • • 6 views
First, we should pray—as Jesus did—to the heavenly Father. Jesus prayed very personally, addressing God as His Father, and He taught us to do the same. This approach to prayer, though, was radical to the Jewish people of our Lord’s day. If you study the prayers of the Old Testament, you’ll virtually…