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The Holy Spirit Prays in Us with Groanings

Great words from Andrew Murray about working with the Holy Spirit in our prayer time. Let the Holy Spirit be our prayer helper and teacher. You complain that you do not feel able to pray thus, and ask how you … Continue reading

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Prayer to be Holy in Christ

It has been my continual prayer that God might use what is written to increase in His children the conviction that we must be holy, the knowledge of how we are to be holy, the joy that we may be … Continue reading

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Prayer is blessing

The chief and most blessed part of my work is to ask and receive from my Father what I can bring to others. A life abiding in Christ and filled with the Spirit, a life entirely given up as a … Continue reading

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Prayer in the Triune God

Would you apply this in the life of holiness, let faith in the Holy Trinity be a living practical reality. In every prayer to the Father to sanctify you, take up your position in Christ, and do it in the … Continue reading

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Sinners Can Pray

Can a sinner pray?  Consider the what should be the number one apostle “Peter”, who many times was singled out special by the Lord Jesus.  Matt 16 — “Peter, …upon this rock”,  Matt 17 – saw the Lord transfigured with … Continue reading

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Prayer for Holiness

O Lord! the alone Holy One, Thou hast called us to be holy, even as Thou art holy. Lord! how can we, unless Thou reveal to us Thy Holiness. Show us, we pray Thee, how Thou art holy, how holy … Continue reading

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Pray this Prayer…

No wonder that Paul, in the chapter in which he has spoken to the Ephesians of their being ‘chosen to be holy,’ prays for the spirit of wisdom and revelation in the knowledge of God to be given to believers, … Continue reading

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O my God, Prayer

O my God! Thou hast redeemed me for Thyself, that Thou mightest have me wholly as Thine own, possessing, filling my inmost being with Thy own likeness, Thy perfect will, and the glory of Thy Holiness. And Thou seekest to … Continue reading

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Obedience in the Christian Life

It is nothing less than the surrender to such a life of simple and entire obedience that is implied in becoming a Christian. There are, alas! too many Christians who, from the want either of proper instruction, or of proper … Continue reading

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Faith Welcomes God into our Life

Faith is that meekness of soul which waits in stillness to hear, to understand, to accept what God says; to receive, to retain, to possess what God gives or works. By faith we allow, we welcome God Himself, the Living … Continue reading

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Called according to His Purpose

THE call of God is the manifestation in time of the purpose of eternity; ‘Whom He predestined, them He also called.’ Believers are ‘the called according to His purpose.’ In His call He reveals to us what His thoughts and … Continue reading

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How to Learn to Pray like Moses

Think of the place God had in Moses’ life, as the God who had sent him, the God to whom he was totally devoted, the God who had promised to be with him, and who would and did always help … Continue reading

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Moses the Man of Prayer

Before Moses was the patriarchal dispensation with the family life, and the power the fathers had, marking it.  Moses is the first man appointed to be a teacher and leader of men.  In him we find wonderful illustrations of the … Continue reading

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Moses was a Man Given up to God

I see Moses was a man given up to God, zealous, yea, zealous for God, for His honour and will.  A man, too, absolutely given up to his people, ready to sacrifice himself, if they may be saved. (The more … Continue reading

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Intercession is a Work of Faith

Intercession is preeminently a work of faith. Not the faith that tries only to believe the prayer will be heard, but the faith that is at home amid heavenly realities—a  faith that does not trouble about one’s own nothingness and … Continue reading

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Devotion and Obedience to God gives Power in Prayer

“Tell me wherein thy great strength lieth.”  It is the question we fain would have answered the men of old, and in later times, as intercessors for others, have had power with God, and have prevailed.  More than one, who … Continue reading

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Lord, Teach Us to Pray

As the disciples saw Him pray  and they remembered that none can pray like him,  we can understand the disciples in Matthew 6, saying  “Lord, teach us to pray”. There is something about the Lord’s prayer that touched them.  I wish … Continue reading

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Moses the Man of Prayer

These are quotes from The Inner Chamber by Andrew Murray on Moses the man of prayer. Moses’ Prayers—In Egypt, from his first call, Moses prayed.  He asked God what he was to say to the people, Exodus 3:11-13.   He told … Continue reading

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