North Glencoe Baptist Church
Sunday, January 21, 2020
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  • North Glencoe Baptist Church
    1119 Chastain Blvd, Gadsden, AL 35903, USA
    Tuesday 10:30 AM
I. What prayer is not.
(Matthew 6:5-8)
I. What prayer is not.

A. A chance to make yourself look spiritual.

B. Thoughtless repeating of words.

C. Just the Lord's prayer!
(Ephesians 3:14-21, Romans 1:8-10)
III. OK So, How Do I Pray?
“Pray then like this: Matthew 6:9-13
III. OK So, How Do I Pray?
A. Adoration
"Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name."

1. Spontaneous or planned.

2. John 14:12-14 "Truly, truly, I say to you, whoever believes in me will also do the works that I do; and greater works than these will he do, because I am going to the Father. Whatever you ask in my name, this I will do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son. If you ask me anything in my name, I will do it.”

3. Develop the Habit!
III. OK So, How Do I Pray?
B. Kingdom Request.
"Your kingdom come, your will be done, on earth as it is in heaven."

1. Request for Salvation, followers of Christ.

2. Journal/Reminders
III. OK So, How Do I Pray?
C. Practical Request.
"Give us this day our daily bread and forgive us our debts, as we also have forgiven our debtors."

1. Financial/health/day to day life.

2. Monolog vs dialog
III. OK So, How Do I Pray?
D. Protection
"lead us not into temptation, but deliver us from evil.”

1. Psalm 137:9 1 “Blessed shall he be who takes your little ones and dashes them against the rock!”

2. Psalm 3 “O Lord, how many are my foes! Many are rising against me; many are saying of my soul, "There is no salvation for him in God." Selah But you, O Lord, are a shield about me, my glory, and the lifter of my head. I cried aloud to the Lord, and he answered me from his holy hill. Selah I lay down and slept; I woke again, for the Lord sustained me. I will not be afraid of many thousands of people who have set themselves against me all around. Arise, O Lord! Save me, O my God! For you strike all my enemies on the cheek; you break the teeth of the wicked. Salvation belongs to the Lord; your blessing be on your people! Selah”

3. 2 Corinthians 10:3-4 “For though we walk in the flesh, we are not waging war according to the flesh. For the weapons of our warfare are not of the flesh but have divine power to destroy strongholds.”

4. Psalms 3, 5, 6, 11, 12, 35, 37, 40, 52, 54, 56, 58, 69, 79, 83, 109,137, 139, and 143.
III. OK So, How Do I Pray?
E. Praise
"For Yours is the Kingdom, the power and the glory forever. Amen."