Category Archives: Prayer

Prayer: What We Now Know! || Marissa Dodgen

You would think doing an entire study on the topic of prayer would make us experts. You would think, as a group, we would feel like we know everything there is to know and that we had it all down pat. You would think we would be able to lay out a step-by-step process on […]

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Prayer: Does It Make A Difference? (Part 2) || Jessica Bolyard

Earlier this week, we tackled the oft-taboo question: “Does prayer actually do anything?” Our conclusion? It absolutely does…but not necessarily in the way that we hope or expect. Through prayer, we grow intimately connected to our Father. Prayer, then, is how God gets what He wants…and not the other way around. Does that make your […]

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Prayer: Does It Make A Difference? || Jessica Bolyard

Does prayer make a difference? Does it actually do anything? Did you gasp when you read that, astounded that someone – a Christian writer, no less – would dare ask those questions…and in a public forum? Were you a little shocked that someone else asks the same questions you do? I know, and I get it. […]

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Prayer: How Should I Pray? (Part 2) || Marissa Dodgen

Monday we studied what is referred to as the Lord’s Prayer in Matthew 6:9-13. You know the one… “give us this day our daily bread”. We took it apart & looked at what the different portions of the prayer talked about. So real quick, let’s review: Verse 9: Worship/recognition/reverence/respect for God almighty. Verse 10: Belief […]

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Prayer: How Should I Pray? || Marissa Dodgen

How should we pray?  When I first thought about this question, the Lord’s Prayer in Matthew 6:9-13 was the very first thing that came to mind. I mean, these are the words of Christ Himself. If they were enough for Him, shouldn’t they be enough for me? But as I thought about it more, I […]

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