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Persistence in Prayer

Prayer, in its highest form and its grandest success, assumes the attitude of a wrestler with God. Prayer is the contest, trial, and victory of faith — a victory...
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The Energy of Prayer

We are all in danger of substituting church work and a ceaseless round of showy activities for prayer and holy living. . . The burden of the apostolic effort...
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Living in an Attitude of Prayer

There are, and there ought to be, set seasons of communion with God, when everything else is shut out and we come into His presence to talk to Him...
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“Ask of Me”

More praying, and better praying, is the key to the whole matter. The more time we spend in prayer, and the more preparations we make to meet God, the...
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The Fire That Consumes

“Prayer has an incredible power to arrest and change the purposes of God. The stroke of His power is relieved by the prayers of righteous men. . . Everything...
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The Force That Shapes the World (2)

“Ask of Me. That is the condition—God desires a praying people, willing and obedient. Under this universal and simple promise, men and women of old laid themselves out before...
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The Force That Shapes the World (1)

The prayers of God's saints are the capital stock in heaven by which Christ carries on His great work upon the earth. Great throes and mighty convulsions in the...
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