Prayer Mentoring – Random Quotes Part 2
“The prayer power has never been tried to its full capacity. If we want to see mighty wonders of divine power and grace wrought in the place of weakness, failure and disappointment, let us answer God’s standing challenge, “Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and show thee great and mighty things which thou knowest not!'” J. Hudson Taylor
“No learning can make up for the failure to pray. No earnestness, no diligence, no study, no gifts will supply its lack.” E.M. Bounds
“Satan trembles when he sees the weakest Christian on his knees.” William Cowper
“If the church wants a better pastor, it only needs to pray for the one it has.”
“Prayer is the real work, Evangelism is just the mopping up.”
“Prayer will make a man cease from sin, or sin will entice a man to cease from prayer.” John Bunyon
“He who has learned to pray has learned the greatest secret of a holy and happy life.” William Law
“Prayer is not overcoming God’s reluctance, but laying hold of His willingness.” Martin Luther.
“The one concern of the devil is to keep Christians from praying. He fears nothing from prayerless studies, prayerless work and prayerless religion. He laughs at our toil, mocks at our wisdom, but he trembles when we pray.” Samuel Chadwick
My Comments: Which one of these do you like best? I really like them all but the one that I really really like is by Martin Luther. Our God is a “YES” God. By that I mean that He delights in saying yes to the prayers of His children. He is willing to answer. Are we willing to ask? Are we willing to learn to pray according to His will not ours? Are we willing yo abide daily in Him? And by “we” I mean “me”.
I’m just sayin’!