This is a post I read yesterday that gave me so much to think about, I decided to pass it on. God bless and enjoy your Friday!
Prayer does not equip us for greater works – prayer is the greater work.
Yet we think of prayer as some commonsense exercise that prepares us for God’s work.
Prayer is the battle.
Yet we refuse to pray unless it thrills or excites us, which is the most intense form of spiritual selfishness.
*Excerpts taken from My Utmost for HIs Highest
I have often wondered if other Christians struggle with prayer the way that I do. Certainly I am not alone, if prayer is the greater work. And if it is, then it is certainly a thing that Satan would try to hinder and pervert.
The call to pray early in the morning is one I’m really having a hard time with now that school has started. This could be for a number of reasons, but two really stand out to me:
- I’m tired. Prayer, pressing in is…
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