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Prayer and Faith (3)

Fear not, O tempted and tried believer, Jesus will come, if patience is exercised and faith holds fast. His delay will serve to make His coming more richly blessed....
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Prayer and Faith (2)

“Therefore I tell you, all the things you pray and ask for — believe that you have received them, and you will have them.” (Mark 11:24) Is faith growing...
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Prayer and Faith (1)

Whenever a study of the principles of prayer is made, lessons concerning faith must accompany it. Faith is the essential quality in the heart of any man who desires...
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Our Passport to Assurance

God’s great fatherly willingness—that God’s willingness to answer our prayers exceeds our willingness to give good and necessary things to our children, just as far as God’s ability, goodness,...
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The Birthplace of Revival

“From one point of view, and that not the least important,” wrote Principal Lindsay, in The Church and the Ministry in the Early Centuries, “the history of the church...
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Wonderful Results of Prayer (3)

Prayer is mighty in its operations, and God never disappoints those who put their trust and confidence in Him. They may have to wait long for the answer, and...
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Wonderful Results of Prayer (2)

The purpose of asking is to receive. The aim of seeking is to find. The goal of knocking is to arouse attention and get in. This is Christ’s iterated...
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Wonderful Results of Prayer (1)

The man who truly prays gets from God many things denied to the prayerless man. The aim of all real praying is to get the thing prayed for, as...
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Prayerless Praying (3)

Prayerless praying . . . divorces praying from living; it utters its words against the world, but with heart and life runs into the world; it prays for humility,...
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Prayerless Praying (2)

Prayerless praying lacks the essential element of true praying; it is not based on desire, and it is devoid of earnestness and faith. Prayerless praying has no burden, because...
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Prayerless Praying (1)

Prayerless praying by lips and hearts untrained in prayer, by lives out of harmony with Jesus Christ; prayerless praying, which has the form and motion of prayer but is...
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The Possibilities of Prayer

The possibilities of prayer run parallel with the promises of God. Prayer opens an outlet for the promises, removes the hindrances in the way of their execution, puts them...
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