What should we pray for?
– Acknowledge our relationship with God – Our Father
– Praise God for his character or attributes – He is Holy
– Acknowledge God’s rightful place in our lives – Your will be done in our lives
– Ask God for our daily needs – Give each day our daily bread
– Ask God to release us from guilt, shame, and uncleanness – Forgive us our sins
– Tell God that we release everyone who is indebted to us –
– Ask God to keep us from situations where we do sinful, shameful things – Lead us not into temptation or hard testing
– Ask God to keep us from evil – Deliver us from the evil one
How should we pray?
– with Persistence
– with Confident Expectation
What is the result of prayer?
– The LORD gives us what we need, not necessarily what we want.