Category Archives: Prayer Models

Praying the ACTS Way

This entry is part 22 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

Is there a right and wrong way to pray? Not necessarily. I think God accepts prayer from us, communication from his children, no matter what order we put our prayers. Prayer is versatile. It fits every situation in our lives. … Continue reading

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Humble Praise

This entry is part 21 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

When something wonderful happens in our lives, we can’t contain our joy and happiness. We want to share it with the world, with everyone around us. We get excited about it. That’s no different from when our relationship with God … Continue reading

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Cleanse and Restore Me

This entry is part 20 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

There’s nothing like a shower and a clean outfit. Pigs like to wallow in the mud. But we humans enjoy being clean. We only get dirty to do the jobs necessary around us. Most people avoid getting dirty if they … Continue reading

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Judge with Mercy

This entry is part 19 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

Confession isn’t one of our favorite things to do. But there are times when we step over the line as we walk with Christ. How do we deal with the sin that may happen in our lives? I’ve talked a … Continue reading

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I Must Confess

This entry is part 18 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

Have you ever been traveling, using a GPS or just on a mission to get somewhere, and got turned around? Nowadays most GPS’s let you know right away and tell you when you can make a U-turn. But even when … Continue reading

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Praying for Alertness

This entry is part 17 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

Have you ever been in a nice deep sleep until someone will to up suddenly? There’s almost nothing like the alertness that comes from the shock of being suddenly woken up. In the same way, we are called as Christians … Continue reading

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Praying in the Spirit

This entry is part 17 of 258 in the series Inquiring Minds

I’ve always been fascinated by game changers. One of them is a secret weapon. The thing about a secret weapon is that the enemy never expects it. Whether it is concealed on your person or it is an unexpected surprise, … Continue reading

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Wielding the Sword of the Spirit

This entry is part 16 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

No matter what war a soldier is involved in, he or she never knows how to react until the battle has begun. There are a lot of tactics to learn. You can prepare and study war all you want. But … Continue reading

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Praying for a Solid Mind

This entry is part 15 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

I think people who jump out of planes, walk tight ropes, perform daredevil stunts, and all other types of dangerous activities are out of their minds. At least for most activities they wear protective equipment. For everything from seatbelts to … Continue reading

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Praying for Faith

This entry is part 14 of 22 in the series Prayer Models

Everybody has faith. It’s acting on our expectations. When you sit down in a chair, you expect that chair to hold your weight. When you turn on the light switch, you expect that the light will turn on. If it … Continue reading

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