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Purpose In Prayer

By E.M. Bounds

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   1 - My Creed leads me to think that prayer is efficacious, and surely a day's asking God to overrule all events for good is not lost. Still there is a gre
   2 - That we ought to give ourselves to God with regard to things both temporal and spiritual, and seek our satisfaction only in the fulfilling His will, w
   3 - When thou feelest thyself most indisposed to prayer yield not to it, but strive and endeavor to pray even when thou thinkest thou canst not pray.-Hild
   4 - The potency of prayer hath subdued the strength of fire; it had bridled the rage of lions, hushed the anarchy to rest, extinguished wars, appeased the
   5 - The prayer of faith is the only power in the universe to which the great Jehovah yields. Prayer is the sovereign remedy.-Robert Hall The Church, in
   6 - "Nothing is impossible to industry, "said one of the seven sages of Greece. Let us change the word industry for persevering prayer, and the motto will
   7 - I suspect I have been allotting habitually too little time to religious exercises as private devotion, religious meditation, Scripture reading, etc. H
   8 - In God's name I beseech you let prayer nourish your soul as your meals nourish your body. Let your fixed seasons of prayer keep you in God's presence
   9 - Bear up the hands that hang down, by faith and prayer; support the tottering knees. Have you any days of fasting and prayer? Storm the throne of. grac
   10 - I look upon all the four Gospels as thoroughly genuine, for there is in them the reflection of a greatness which emanated from the person of Jesus and
   11 - The deepest need of the Church today is not for any material or external thing, but the deepest need is spiritual. Prayerless work will never bring in
   12 - Let your hearts be much set on revivals of religion. Never forget that the churches have hitherto existed and prospered by revivals; and that if they
   13 - Lord Jesus, cause me to know in my daily experience the glory and sweetness of Thy name, and then teach me how to use it in my prayer, so that I may b

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