Rejoice in the Lord always; again I will say, Rejoice. Let your reasonableness be known to everyone. The Lord is at hand;
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A Theology of Sickness and Healing
The Healing Prayer Model
From Bud Burk, Pastor for Children & Family Discipleship, Downtown
Would you join me in praying to fill the Heavenly City?
Fill the Heavenly City by Filling These Cities
From Jason Meyer, Pastor for Preaching & Vision
The following outline and discussion questions have been prepared to accompany the sermon on October 8/9, “Pray at All Times in the Spirit” (Ephesians 6:18–20). The questions can be used for discussion in small groups or for personal reflection.
The sermon focuses on 12 words in verse 18: Praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. We have four questions for Paul to answer ...
... Praying at all times in the Spirit, with all prayer and supplication. To that end, keep alert with all perseverance, making supplication for all the saints, and also for me, that words may be given to me in opening my mouth boldly to proclaim the mystery of the gospel, for which I am an ambassador in chains, that I may declare it boldly, as I ought to speak.—Ephesians 6:18–20
From Vince Johnson, Pastor for Outreach, North Campus
Standing in the Lower Commons of the Minnesota State Capitol today, Franklin Graham led thousands of us in praying to our great God according to Nehemiah’s prayer:
This Spring, we are inviting the North Campus to join us in a special prayer focus for the next generation. You can use the booklet available in this PDF to pray that the gospel will bear fruit in the lives of the children who worship with us; we long for each one to find their hope and joy in Jesus!
The bookmark (available as a PDF) offers an outline for children to learn to pray through four themes in the "ACTS" acrostic.
- Adoration: "I love you" prayers
- Confession: "I'm sorry" prayers
- Thanksgiving: "Thank you" prayers
- Suplication:"Please" prayers
This prayer bookmark accompanies the Lord, Teach Us to Pray curriculum from Children Desiring God, by Sally Michael.
The following questions have been prepared to accompany the Prayer Week sermon on January 2/3, “The Four-Fold Fuel of Prayer” (Psalm 17). The questions can be used for discussion in small groups or for personal reflection.
- I Am Innocent (present, vv. 1–5)
- You Are Faithful (past, vv. 6–9)
- They Are Guilty (present, vv. 10–14)
- I Shall See You (future, v. 15)
Main Point: Past promises, a present hunger, and a future hope fuel our prayers.