20 results for tag: prayer

Prayer – The Steering Wheel or a Spare Tire?

Corrie Ten Boom once asked, "Is prayer your steering wheel or your spare tire?" When she compared prayer to a steering wheel, I'm relatively certain that Corrie Ten Boom didn't know anything about a modern GPS system—the navigational system many people have in their cars today. As you probably know, GPS stands for Global Positioning System. It's a radio navigation system that allows land, sea and airborne users to determine their exact position. It relies on 24 satellites in orbit above the earth—positioned in such a way that four of them will always be above the horizon, anywhere on the earth. A GPS receiver, like the ones many ...

May 2022

CLICK HERE to read now (PDF Format) Articles: Closer Than You Know – pg. 1 Reflecting on Grace – pg. 2 Scared Prayers – pg. 5 Memories & Mercies – pg. 7 Quotes & Connections – pg. 8

Prayer – Jesus’ Example

There is much to learn from Jesus' example when we consider prayer, and that's what Greg talks about in today's program.  Don't miss it! https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/PTR0359.mp3

Prayer – What to Pray About

Prayer is an opportunity for us to listen to God -- we pray not so much that we can change God, but that he can change us.  In this program Greg talks about our relationship with God in prayer. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/PTR0358.mp3

Prayer – The How To’s of Prayer

Some people really don't know how to pray.  In this program Greg explores what the Bible tells us about praying. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/PTR0357.mp3

Prayer – Is God Listening?

Does prayer really work?  Is God really listening?  Are you seeing the proof that he is listening? https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/PTR0356.mp3

The Purpose of Prayer

Oh my God, help me! In dire straits even an atheist may call out to God in prayer. What is the purpose of prayer? Greg talks about kinds of prayer and the purpose of prayer.

Why Doesn’t God Answer All My Prayers?

Could the reason for our unanswered prayers be that we're just not good enough? On one hand we wonder why God doesn't answer all of our prayers, and on the other hand we understand the song, "Thank God for Unanswered Prayers."

Prayer: What It Is and What It Isn’t

If someone asked you what prayer is, what would you say? Greg takes a look at the Lord's prayer for guidance in order to answer what prayer is and what it isn't. Be sure to listen.

“Is There Something Specific I Can Pray For You?” – by Greg Albrecht

Has anyone ever asked to pray for you? Isn’t that great when that happens? I mean, the very idea that another person who is not your mother or father or grandmother praying for you! But in many cases a serious rub follows. After you say, “sure” or “certainly” or something like that, a person who has been indoctrinated in a particular way will often ask you “great, can you tell me something specific about you to pray for?” Immediately you are taken aback. Or, at least I am. First the person wanted to pray for you. Wonderful! Now they seem to want you to volunteer some juicy stuff so that they can pray about “something specific.” ...

Five Kinds of Prayer

How many ways are there to talk with God? For Christians, prayer is a vital link with God. Knowing a bit more about prayer can help enhance your relationship with God. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/PTR0048.mp3

Learning to Pray

How much do you know about prayer? Prayer is something that most Americans say they do, yet many do not fully understand what prayer is all about. In this two part series Greg offers seven guidelines to help you in your prayer life. https://www.ptm.org/mp3/FreeDwnld/PTR0047.mp3