Developing Your Prayer Life The Importance of Prayer’s Promises
UNCONDITIONAL PROMISESWhen You’re Against the WallPsalms 50:15 "... and call upon me in theday of trouble; I will deliver you, andyou will honor me."
UNCONDITIONAL PROMISESWhen You Walk in MysteryJeremiah 33:3 "Call to me and I willanswer you and tell you great andunsearchable things you do not know."
UNCONDITIONAL PROMISESGods Desire to Answer PrayerMatthew 7:7 "Ask and it will be given toyou; seek and you will find; knock andthe door will be opened to you.
UNCONDITIONAL PROMISES8 For everyone who asks receives; he whoseeks finds; and to him who knocks, thedoor will be opened."
CONDITIONAL PROMISES1 John 5:14 This is the confidence wehave in approaching God: that if we askanything according to his will, he hearsus.
CONDITIONAL PROMISES15 Andif we know that he hears us--whatever we ask--we know that we havewhat we asked of him.
CONDITIONAL PROMISES1 John 3:21 Dear friends, if our hearts donot condemn us, we have confidencebefore God 22 and receive from himanything we ask, because we obey hiscommands and do what pleases him.
CONDITIONAL PROMISESPsalms 37:4 Delight yourself in theLORD and he will give you the desires ofyour heart.
CONDITIONAL PROMISESJohn 15:7 If you remain in me and mywords remain in you, ask whatever youwish, and it will be given you.
CONDITIONAL PROMISESJohn 14:14 You may ask me for anythingin my name, and I will do it.
CONDITIONAL PROMISESMatthew 18:19 "Again, I tell you that iftwo of you on earth agree about anythingyou ask for, it will be done for you by myFather in heaven. 20 For where two orthree come together in my name, theream I with them."
CONDITIONAL PROMISESMatthew 21:21 Jesus replied, "I tell youthe truth, if you have faith and do notdoubt, not only can you do what was doneto the fig tree, but also you can say tothis mountain, Go, throw yourself intothe sea, and it will be done.
CONDITIONAL PROMISES22 If you believe, you will receivewhatever you ask for in prayer."
CONDITIONAL PROMISESJames 5:16 Therefore confess your sins toeach other and pray for each other sothat you may be healed. The prayer of arighteous man is powerful and effective.
CONDITIONAL PROMISESLuke 18:1 He told them a parable to theeffect that they should always pray andnot lose heart.
THE TRIFECTA OF PRAYERLuke 11:9 "So I say to you: Ask and itwill be given to you; seek and you willfind; knock and the door will be openedto you.
THE TRIFECTA OF PRAYER10 For everyone who asks receives; he whoseeks finds; and to him who knocks, thedoor will be opened.
THE TRIFECTA OF PRAYER11 "Which of you fathers, if your son asksfor a fish, will give him a snake instead?
THE TRIFECTA OF PRAYER12 Orif he asks for an egg, will give him ascorpion?
THE TRIFECTA OF PRAYER13 If you then, though you are evil, knowhow to give good gifts to your children,how much more will your Father inheaven give the Holy Spirit to those whoask him!"
OBJECTIONS TO PRAYER1. God has more important things to take care of than my petty stuff.2. Why do we have to tell Him what we need? Isnt He supposed to already know?3. I havent prayed for lots of stuff and still gotten it. Whats the point?
THE TRIFECTA OF PRAYERLuke 11:13 If you then, though you areevil, know how to give good gifts to yourchildren, how much more will yourFather in heaven give the Holy Spirit tothose who ask him!"