Contributed by Ken Henson on Sep 23, 2017
Paul promotes the purposes of prayer as Watchfulness, Thankfulness and Effectiveness.
42 Devote yourselves to prayer, being watchful and thankful. 3 And pray for us, too, that God may open a door for our message, so that we may proclaim the mystery of Christ, for which I am in chains. 4 Pray that I may proclaim it clearly, as I should. 5 Be wise in the way you act toward outsiders;