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THE POWER AND MIRACLE OF PRAYER
Part 1: Introduction
Editors Note: Our prayer is for the lost and the unsaved. However many are “lost saved” in that they are so-called believers but have not fully accepted the Gospel. However our prayers are more fruitful for those that exist outside the church houses as those baptized in sin are more of a remnant than those baptized in lies.
In the name of God Master, of the Universe, Ruler of the earth
Peace be unto you. To the Church and believing Christians everywhere. To those that believe in the Bible as the supreme authority that governs all of humankind. In this we give thanks to God the Father the Son and the Holy Spirit that leads and guides us the straightway.
Beloved prayer is one of the most important aspects of the Christian experience. Here is found hope, peace, comfort and joy in knowing that God hears and answers the prayers of the righteous.
So one day and night as our faith was challenged we prayed. However we still left our knees as did Thomas not doubting but not believing as the Word has taught us. So as the Holy Spirit guides us we reached out in prayer in our Bible study. This we have often done as a means to reinforce our faith and minister to ourselves.
Pray With a Feeling (5-4-09)
As I continued on my conversion road prayer
would allow me to see the clear distinction
between spiritual healing and physical healing.
As we write as it is written many prayers are
called out for the healing of the body.
However along the road to my final conversion
I found that the body could not be taken with
you healed or not. But the spirit that dwells
in spiritual healing could make the transition.
So this is my prayer.
As spiritual healing penetrates my prayer I come
with a pure clean heart, believing as the Word
has taught me that God will answer my prayers.
In Christ’s name we pray to the Father realizing
that God’s will is what we long for.
I kneeled there, bowed down, stood up with
my hands uplifted or sat upon my early or late
evening bed. In secret with my family, a group
in worship or in public not to show off I prayed but
always in adoration.
Thus confessing my sins with supplication and
the intercession of Christ and in thanksgiving.
Realizing that Jesus prayed for us we will also
pray for others and receive a blessing. My heart
thus burned with a forgiving spirit.
My prayers were simple without many words
and sought not to repeat the same request over
and over. However my prayers were intense
always with the tenacity of the saints confident
of the rewards rendered by God.
Beloved my prayers are without ceasing as I
pray daily and nothing dictates my prayer life other
than obedience and service to God and Christ. Thus
we pray for the absence of sin, a selfish attitude
We pray for answers however we come believing
thus defeating doubt. As we look to God for
strength we pray for obedience to defeat the dis-
obedience of the lost with humane compassion
for our fellowman thus also defeating pride.
Peace and Golden Paradise, Carl A. Patton a willing slave and servant of Almighty God writing for the FreedomJournal Press 13 May 2009 in the year of our Lord and Savior Christ Jesus.
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