Quotes on Prayer! X
NKJ Mark 10:51; So Jesus answered and said to him, “What do you want Me to do for you”
The Bible is the key to finding God’s Will when we pray, providing balance and meaning. Most of all, using the Word of God in prayer is about as close as we can get to the Living Word, the Lord Jesus. If we’re going to bring our needs before His throne, praying in His Name . . . it makes sense to speak in His language. It’s something I’ve learned from my friend, Bunny . . . it’s something I’ve learned from the Lord!
Joni Eareckson Tada
When we approach God, our Father, we are drawing close to Him who completely understands us.
Because there is a devil. he is cunning; he is mighty; he never rests; he is continually plotting the down fall of the children of God. If the child of God relaxes in prayer, the devil will succeed in ensnaring him.
R. A. Torrey
The first duty of love is to listen.
God answers sharp and sudden on some prayers, and thrusts the thing we have prayed for in our face, A gauntlet with a gift in ’t.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Would to God you could forget everything else, and cry out, O wretched man that I am! Who shall deliver me from the body of this death? . . . Because it is when a man is brought to this confession that deliverance is at hand.
God throws our sins into the depths of the sea. I like to think that He puts a “No Fishing Allowed” sign there. And this is necessary because the devil loves to fish up forgiven sin; he accuses us day and night.
Corrie Ten Boom
Our prayer and God’s mercy are like two buckets in a well; while the one ascends the other descends.
There is nothing that makes us love a man so much as praying for him.
Only one petition in the Lord’s Prayer has any condition attached to it: it is the petition for forgiveness.