Who We Pray For and WhyJuly 11, 2021
Who We Pray For and Why
Pastor Terry Wilcox
When asked, “What is more important: Prayer or Reading the Bible?”
I ask, “What is more important: Breathing in or Breathing out?”
– Charles Spurgeon
PRAY FOR OUR
- Moses needed and Joshua needed . Exodus 17:9-10
Moses needed Aaron and Hur, and the soldiers needed Joshua.
Exodus 17:15 – They all needed God.
- Five reasons to pray for leaders
1. Their responsibility and accountability.
2. They are targets of Satan’s temptations.
3. They are often of spiritual forces.
4. They have .
5. They have higher .
2 Kings 6:17
- Prayer is a battleground
In Ephesians 6:10-12, Paul instructs us to put on the armor of God, then says in Ephesians 6:18.
- We are to one another
Aaron and Hurr show us this.
PRAY FOR GOD TO HIS CHURCH
- “God can as little do us, as we Him.” – Meiter Eckhart
God works with people to accomplish His plans.
- Pray rather than .
Acts 12 contains the story of Peter being jailed by King Herod.