THROUGH THE BIBLE IN THREE YEARS
Two preacher's wives got together back in the 1940's.
They were patching the pants of their husbands,
and talking together.
1st preacher's wife: Church is on the decline, low attendance,
no additions, weak giving.
2nd preacher's wife: Church is growing, new baptisms,
excellent giving, great attendance.
The 2nd preacher's wife was patching the KNEES of her
The 1st preacher's wife was patching the SEAT of her
The effectual fervent prayer of a righteous man availeth much.
Light from the Word.
Which needs patching in YOUR Christian service:
SEAT or KNEES?
In many a Christian life, the closeness OF God is lacking because,
prayer TO God is lacking!
The strength of a Christian is based on his/her closeness with God!
"Effectual" prayer is energetic prayer.
Do you spend time energetically praying each day?
"Fervent" prayer earnest prayer.
Is your prayer time filled with genuinely seeking God's presence and
The greatest weapon against the devil's ploys is instantaneous prayer!
Be READY to pray at all times.
And, when facing a difficulty, silently pray quickly.