During His earthly journey, Jesus prayed often and left us a model to follow.
Morning time is the best time to spend with God. Starting the day with God is pleasure.
The best way to put God first in your day is to start your day conversing with God and seeking His help and mercy for His providence and the tasks ahead.
We can’t do anything without God. We need Him, His presence, His hands and His grace in everything. We must pray before doing anything significant.
Matthew 14:19 Ordering the people to sit down on the grass, He took the five loaves and the two fish, and looking up toward heaven, He blessed the food, and breaking the loaves He gave them to the disciples, and the disciples gave them to the crowds,
Jesus humbled Himself and received water baptism. He prayed at that time and the heaven was not only opened, but also pleased.
Sometimes, we will have to spend many hours of prayer, especially before making crucial decisions. Before choosing His disciples, Jesus prayed whole night.
We are human and we all go through terrific times. At these times, we it is okay to talk to God about the same thing again and again. God will provide help and comfort. It is good to express how we feel to God. Jesus prayed and surrendered to God’s will, before crucifixion.
You need a break from the world and the noisy crowd at regular intervals, so that we don’t get distracted or diverted from our purposes. Don’t keep on working without ceasing and neglect prayer. If you neglect prayer, you will start depending on your own flesh rather than the Spirit of God.
Jesus prayed for His loved ones, before leaving the earth. Who are His loved ones? It is those who belong to the household of faith. It is you and me. We must also pray for our fellow brothers and sisters in Christ.
John 17:1-25 Jesus spoke these things; and lifting up His eyes to heaven, He said, "Father, the hour has come; glorify Your Son, that the Son may glorify You, even as You gave Him authority over all flesh, that to all whom You have given Him, He may give eternal life. "This is eternal life, that they may know You, the only true God, and Jesus Christ whom You have sent.
Jesus is our advocate. Satan is our accuser. Jesus prayed for Peter’s faith when He stumbled. Pray for those who are weak in faith, especially the new believers and those believers who have gone far from God.The Prayers of Jesus Christ and Lessons from them