Contributed by Elmer Towns on Jan 21, 2019
Prayer is relationship. Essence of Christianity is our relationship with God. Prayer was a defining necessity of Jesus. He prayed at all times, in all places, with all methods, about all topics, for all reasons.
1. Prayer is commanded, “Men ought always to pray, and not to faint” (Luke 18:1).
2. Jesus’ example of prayer. “Christ . . . is your example, you must follow in His steps” (1 Peter 2:21, NLT).
3. Disciples wanted to learn prayer from Him. “Once Jesus was in a certain place