A Mixed Up Minister?
What insights does the book of Jonah have for ministers today?
Led by The Revd Tom Stuckey, a former President of the Methodist Church.
20 Guidelines for Effective Prayer
- Persevere in prayer (Luke 18:1)
- Pray with confidence (Hebrews 4:16)
- Resist the devil (James 4:7)
- Allow God to work (Psalm 37:5)
- Pray specifically (Philippians 4:19; 4:6)
- Pray in Jesus’ name (John 4:13-14)
- Pray in faith (Mark 11:22-24)
- Pray according to God’s promises (2 Corinthians 1:20)
- Don’t try to dictate to God (Isaiah 55:8-9)
- Remember that God is almighty (Ephesians 1:19-21)
- Pray according to God’s will (1 John 5:14-15)
- Pray with expectation (Jeremiah 33:3)
- Praise and thank God for answers (Psalm 100)
- Obey God and live a holy life (1 John 3:21-22)
- Deal with unconfessed sin (Proverbs 28:9; 28:13)
- Pray fervently and earnestly (James 5:16)
- Pray from your position of authority in Christ (Ephesians 2:6)
- Saturate your prayers in praise and worship (Romans 11:33-36)
- Wait upon the Lord so that he can answer you (Isaiah 40:31)
- Be honest with God…he knows everything (Psalm 139:23-24)