So often I find myself facing choices with several paths towards a destination. My prayer is “Lord, what do you want me to do?” It’s an honor to slow down the pace of life and sit in that question, isn’t it?
Part 3 of Praying powerfully as we look at specific words Jesus chose to teach us in the Lord’s Prayer.
Thy KINGDOM come.
This is a powerful request, a request God desires us to pray for and act outrightly towards. A request which is answered now, and a request we can expect more from in the future.
When the disciples saw how Jesus approached life in all of life’s shapes – hardships, unusual interactions, unbeatable odds, joyful people, sour people, his family interactions — they noticed something peculiar about Jesus’s approach. He prayed.
Now, you would think the Lord of the universe would not need to pray – he’s God – but apparently […]
Have you ever thought to pray this? Lord, whatever You are doing in this season … don’t do it without me.” Perhaps God is waiting for us to ask.