- 2 Cor 13:5 –
Jesus’ Teachings on Prayer
Do not be a Hypocrite
- Matt. 6:5-6 – Am I engaging in religious activities to be seen
Don’t us meaningless repition
- Matt. 6:7-8 – We can’t tell God something he doesn’t know – Am I trying to impress God? Do my prayers need to be perfect (Romans 8:2-27)
The Lord’s Prayer Matt. 6
- Our Father who art in heaven – How is my relationship with God?
- Hallowed be thy name- Am I willing to humble myself?
- Thy Kingdom come – Will I work to build up God’s kingdom on earth?
- Thy will be done on earth as it is in heaven – Am I wiling to submit my will to God?
- Give us this day our daily bread – Will I trust God to provide for my physical needs?
- Forgive us our debts as we forgive our debtors- I am willing to forgive?
- And lead us not into temptation but deliver us from evil -Am I ready to repent from sin?
—Robert Lee, 11-16-08, a.m.