Topic: Philippians Passage: Philippians 4:6–4:7
For most people few doctrines associated with Christianity are more generally misunderstood than that of true prayer. It is totally misunderstood by nonbelievers, and it is misunderstood by many who profess the name of Jesus. The problem may be traced to the fact that so few persons know God well enough to be closely associated with Him in prayer, and since none of us is as closely associated with Him as we ought to be, prayer is at least partially confusing to us all. Let’s try to remove some of that confusion today.
• Prayer is for Christians only
• Unconfessed sin hinders prayer
• Intercessional prayer
• Presenting our requests