Brothers & Sisters, Pray!
February 16, 2014 Series: 2 Thessalonians
Scripture: 2 Thessalonians 3:1–3:5
Ephesians 6; Colossians 4:3-4; 2 Corinthians 1; 1 Thessalonians 5:25
In short, prayer is vital to ministry!
I. Prayer is elicited! (1-2)
A. For the Word of the Lord:
1. To speed ahead
2. To be honored
B. For God's servants to be delivered
1. From the wicked (Acts 18:5-8, 12-17)
2. From evil
II. Prayer empowered! (3-4)
The Character of God
1. He is faithful
2. He will establish you
3. He will guard you
4. He will grow you (doing & will do the things we command)
III. Prayer Extended! (5)
For God to direct their hearts:
A. To the love of God (1 Peter 1:3-9)
B. To the steadfastness of Christ
-Commit to 8 seconds to pray - Lord, cause your Word to run and be glorified in the ministries of our church and in the missions we support.
-Remember three words - God is faithful!
- Check the rigging of your heart!
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