I just love the faith that children bring to prayer.
I read about a little 8-year-old boy that came home from school with a stuffed animal he had won at the class Valentine’s party.
His dad asked him that happened. “Well,” the little guy explained, “the teacher put all our names together, and then picked one out. I cheated, though, — I prayed!” (Davy Troxel, New Albany, Ind. Christian Reader, “Kids of the Kingdom.”)
We need that kind of faith in prayer don’t we?
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As we come to the second chapter of 1 Timothy we’ll find some essential teaching on prayer in the life of the church. Paul has direction from God about prayer that is especially important for us. This timely passage is found in the first seven verse of 1 Timothy 2. [Read more…] about The Power of Prayer – 1 Timothy 2:1-7