Prayer is a time to give thanks, confess, and be alone with God, to get deliverance and change as God wrestles with us.
God wants to bless his children with good gifts, so keep on asking, seeking and knocking.
Using the 4 elements of Jabez’s prayer, we can daily submit to God’s will and direction and then trust that He will be with us to the end.
Jesus not only modeled prayer to his Father, he taught his disciples. Let’s follow him in using this wonderful framework and grow our intimate fellowship with Our Father.
Don’t be anxious, pray, ask, give thanks and focus on whatever is admirable.
Jesus prayed this prayer for his disciples because these were the important issues on his heart. We, too should pray for these issues, to align with his heart.
Christ Followers are to not only seek God’s will but to put it into action, which is often the most difficult, – but very much a part of our spiritual growth.
To motivate and show the value of praying to God, Jesus being the example.
Waiting on the Lord involves action
Praying for all believers and not just for oneself.