The Command to Pray (James 5:13-18)
The command to Pray
The command to Pray How can people not know the fact of the consequence of doing drug
The command to Pray Misconception of prayer
The command to Pray Lead to discouragement… veering off in our walk with God  God
The command to Pray  is to be obeyed at all time (James 5:13-15a)
To be obeyed at all Time We all have a  ‘ right’ reason  for breaking  the traffic law
To be obeyed at all Time Whether we like it or not,  we have to obey the laws at all time
To be obeyed at all Time Obey the command to Pray at all Time
To be obeyed at all Time “ Is any one of you in trouble?  He should pray.  Is anyone happy? Let him sing songs of praise.”...
To be obeyed at all Time For those who experience adversity James commands them to pray
To be obeyed at all Time Not a suggestion to pray  But a command
To be obeyed at all Time Not a suggestion to pray  But a command Not to pray for the removal of trouble But pray for stren...
To be obeyed at all Time I cannot convince you  to obey the command to pray
To be obeyed at all Time I cannot convince you  to obey the command to pray But I need to remind you  of such command
To be obeyed at all Time Sing songs of praises to God through prayer and action when we are happy
To be obeyed at all Time Cheerfulness  independent  of prevailing  conditions
To be obeyed at all Time Singing songs of praises through prayer is a must in life
To be obeyed at all Time “ Is any one of you sick?  He should call the elders of the church to pray over him and anoint hi...
To be obeyed at all Time During times of illness, we are  commanded  to summon  Elders to pray  over us
To be obeyed at all Time “ And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise him up.” (J...
To be obeyed at all Time Fervent wish offered in faith  will lead to healing of the sick
To be obeyed at all Time ‘ Prayer offered in faith’ is not something we can manufacture
To be obeyed at all Time ‘ Prayer offered in faith’ is not something we can manufacture is a gift from God
To be obeyed at all Time ‘ Prayer offered in faith’ is not something we can manufacture is a gift from God is circular in ...
To be obeyed at all Time The command to pray is  to be obeyed at all time
The command to Pray  has been proven  effective in history  (James 5:15b-18; I King 17-18)
Has been proven Effective in History
Has been proven Effective in History History has proven  such approach is effective
Has been proven Effective in History Realizing prayer has accomplished great things in the past will help us maintain our ...
Has been proven Effective in History “ If he has sinned, he will be forgiven.  Therefore confess your sins to each other a...
Has been proven Effective in History Sin can be a cause of illness  as well as a hindrance to healing
Has been proven Effective in History T The prayer of righteous people can bring on God’s power to heal
Has been proven Effective in History “ Elijah was a man just like us.  He prayed earnestly that it would not rain and it d...
Has been proven Effective in History Considered Not because he was perfect  But because he was willing  to follow God’s way
Has been proven Effective in History Our prayer will clear the channel where God’s power will flow
Has been proven Effective in History History has shown that  righteous man’s prayer  has brought about great things  for G...
The command to Pray The command to pray is to be obeyed throughout our life
The command to Pray The command to pray is to be obeyed throughout our life The command to Pray has been proven effective ...
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Sermon - August 2, 2009

  1. 1. The Command to Pray (James 5:13-18)
  2. 2. The command to Pray
  3. 3. The command to Pray How can people not know the fact of the consequence of doing drug
  4. 4. The command to Pray Misconception of prayer
  5. 5. The command to Pray Lead to discouragement… veering off in our walk with God God
  6. 6. The command to Pray is to be obeyed at all time (James 5:13-15a)
  7. 7. To be obeyed at all Time We all have a ‘ right’ reason for breaking the traffic law
  8. 8. To be obeyed at all Time Whether we like it or not, we have to obey the laws at all time
  9. 9. To be obeyed at all Time Obey the command to Pray at all Time
  10. 10. To be obeyed at all Time “ Is any one of you in trouble? He should pray. Is anyone happy? Let him sing songs of praise.” (James 5:13)
  11. 11. To be obeyed at all Time For those who experience adversity James commands them to pray
  12. 12. To be obeyed at all Time Not a suggestion to pray But a command
  13. 13. To be obeyed at all Time Not a suggestion to pray But a command Not to pray for the removal of trouble But pray for strength to endure it
  14. 14. To be obeyed at all Time I cannot convince you to obey the command to pray
  15. 15. To be obeyed at all Time I cannot convince you to obey the command to pray But I need to remind you of such command
  16. 16. To be obeyed at all Time Sing songs of praises to God through prayer and action when we are happy
  17. 17. To be obeyed at all Time Cheerfulness independent of prevailing conditions
  18. 18. To be obeyed at all Time Singing songs of praises through prayer is a must in life
  19. 19. To be obeyed at all Time “ Is any one of you sick? He should call the elders of the church to pray over him and anoint him with oil in the name of the Lord.” (James 5:14)
  20. 20. To be obeyed at all Time During times of illness, we are commanded to summon Elders to pray over us
  21. 21. To be obeyed at all Time “ And the prayer offered in faith will make the sick person well; the Lord will raise him up.” (James 5:15a)
  22. 22. To be obeyed at all Time Fervent wish offered in faith will lead to healing of the sick
  23. 23. To be obeyed at all Time ‘ Prayer offered in faith’ is not something we can manufacture
  24. 24. To be obeyed at all Time ‘ Prayer offered in faith’ is not something we can manufacture is a gift from God
  25. 25. To be obeyed at all Time ‘ Prayer offered in faith’ is not something we can manufacture is a gift from God is circular in shape
  26. 26. To be obeyed at all Time The command to pray is to be obeyed at all time
  27. 27. The command to Pray has been proven effective in history (James 5:15b-18; I King 17-18)
  28. 28. Has been proven Effective in History
  29. 29. Has been proven Effective in History History has proven such approach is effective
  30. 30. Has been proven Effective in History Realizing prayer has accomplished great things in the past will help us maintain our obedient to pray
  31. 31. Has been proven Effective in History “ If he has sinned, he will be forgiven. Therefore confess your sins to each other and pray for each other so that you may be healed. The prayer of a righteous man is powerful and effective.” (James 5:15b-16)
  32. 32. Has been proven Effective in History Sin can be a cause of illness as well as a hindrance to healing
  33. 33. Has been proven Effective in History T The prayer of righteous people can bring on God’s power to heal
  34. 34. Has been proven Effective in History “ Elijah was a man just like us. He prayed earnestly that it would not rain and it did not rain on the land for three and a half years. Again he prayed, and the heavens gave rain, and the earth produced its crops.” (James 5:17-18)
  35. 35. Has been proven Effective in History Considered Not because he was perfect But because he was willing to follow God’s way
  36. 36. Has been proven Effective in History Our prayer will clear the channel where God’s power will flow
  37. 37. Has been proven Effective in History History has shown that righteous man’s prayer has brought about great things for God’s Kingdom
  38. 38. The command to Pray The command to pray is to be obeyed throughout our life
  39. 39. The command to Pray The command to pray is to be obeyed throughout our life The command to Pray has been proven effective in history

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