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How to Pray

Author and preacher Franklin Ferguson (1866-1957) from New Zealand, who for 30 years edited The Treasury magazine, wrote a helpful article called “How to Pray” based on Ephesians 6:18-19a, which says: “Praying always with all prayer and supplication in the Spirit, and watching thereunto with all perseverance and supplication for all saints; and for me…” […]

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Too Busy to Pray?

Commenting on Luke 5:16, “And [Jesus] withdrew Himself into the wilderness and prayed”, J.C. Ryle (1816-1900) has these very challenging words of exhortation: “We see, lastly, in this passage, our Lord Jesus Christ’s diligence about private prayer. Although great multitudes came together to hear, and to be healed by him of their infirmities, He still made time […]

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