Wellbeing Tips: To Prayer
- First and the Best- Mark 1:35
Start your day in prayer to God who is watching over you life 24 hours a day.
- In Awe & Reverence- Psalms 96:8-9
We recognise God’s greatness compared to our smallness.
- Consecrating Our Lives- 1 Peter 1:15-16
Prayer is sacred communication with God.
- Intimacy & Friendship-John15:14-15
God expects us to be as real and open with him as we would a friend.
- Seeking Forgiveness- Psalms 66:18
As we forgive others God will forgive us.
- Daily Needs- Luke- 12:22-31
God knows our needs and promises to meet them daily.
- According to God’s Will- 1 John 5:14-15
God’s will is for us to have health, happiness and good relationships.
- Faith & Obedience- Matthew 21:22
Faith and sincerity are critical to successful prayer.
- Thanksgiving & Praise– 1 Chronicles 29:10-13
As we thank and praise God, he rewards us by being close to us.
- Meditating on His Word- Joshua 1:8-9
We can improve our prayer life by meditating on God’s promises in the bible.
- Earnest Pleading- Luke 18:7-8
Our faith grows when we persevere in prayer.
- Prayer for Others- 1 Timothy 2:1-4
Through our prayer for others God is able to act in their lives to bless them.
Collection of Biblical Perspectives
The Lifesaving Good News The gospel, otherwise known as the "good news", is described by Paul in Romans 1:16 as the "power of God unto salvation to all who believes"...more
Happiness; a much-sought after state of mind is, according to the bible, what all Christians need to be striving for...more
Nothing of Himself It’s interesting in the scriptures above that an important aspect of Christ’s mission was to reveal the character of God...more
Peace When placed in context of the scriptural passage, we find Jesus describing his mission on earth as God's spiritual peace envoy...more
My Faith Faith is intangible and invisible and yet it is an essential element in the Christian walk...more
Salvation: The Ark of God! We need not question any further; God the Father, Son and Holy Spirit work in partnership to execute the mystery of salvation...more
The Anatomy of Repentance Paradoxically, when we are engaged in it, it is "sin" that feels like height and "repentance" that seems like depths...more
The Purpose of Joy Joy therefore is the natural response to the transformation brought about by divine intervention...more
Be Still And Know God Stillness is a state of mind- not moving or making a sound (adjective) deep silence and calm...more
Finding Our Purpose If we are made in the image and likeness of God, he expects us to have his character as well...more
Suffering to Learn from What is clear however is that God has designed suffering for us to learn from, praise Him for and gain righteousness in...more
Forgiveness God is the king who mercifully forgave the debt of ten thousand talents which was owed to him by one of his servants...more
Prayer In the parable prayer is characterised as an impossible activity: an exchange between the lowest of the low in society with the most inaccessible authority of the land...more
Weariness We need not succumb to fear when we have God on our side. If we exchange human fear with "fear of the Lord" we have wisdom...more
Have Faith in God! It is interesting that prayer is the essential component in developing faith in God...more
Thanksgiving He was a model intercessor whose primary motivation was God's glory (see Nehemiah 1:4-11)...more