Devotional Thought for Today – 01/22/2022

Prayer Series XVIII We continue with excerpts from: Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Today we continue with topic: The Ingredients of Prayer Arguments When we speak of “Arguments” here it is not that same term often defined and assumed to mean: an angry disagreement. We are instead referring to a more biblical definition of containing a … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/22/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/21/2022

Prayer Series XVII As previously stated, until we further note I will be posting from Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Today we continue with The Ingredients of Prayer Intercession Intercession . . . is the suit of the heart unto God for the good of others. James Ussher Three things concur [in Christ’s intercession]: 1. The presentation … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/21/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/19/2022

Prayer Series XVI As previously stated, until we further note I will be posting from Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Today we continue with The Ingredients of Prayer Supplication To supplicate is to humbly petition, beg or entreat. J.M.B. Christ, in the days of His flesh, offered up prayers and supplications to His Father . . . … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/19/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/18/2022

Prayer Series XV As previously stated, until we further note I will be posting from Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. Today we continue with The Ingredients of Prayer Confession Ingenuous and unreserved confession of sin [is made] to the glory of that God who has been dishonoured by it. John Colquhoun When man uncovers his sin, God … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/18/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/17/2022

Prayer Series XIV As previously stated, until we further note I will be posting from Reformed Reflections on the Lord’s Prayer. We continue today with The Ingredients of Prayer. Thanksgiving The Lord so much esteems thanksgiving, offered to Him with true humility of mind and faith, that He receives it and reckons it a most acceptable sacrifice. Henry … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/17/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/15/2022

Prayer Series XIII The Ingredients of Prayer Praying . . embraces adoration, thanksgiving, confession, supplication, intercession, and filling our mouths with arguments before God in behalf of our requests. William S. Plumer Adoration Lo, God is here, let us adore, And own how dreadful is this place! Let all within us feel His power, And … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/15/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – 01/13/2022

Prayer Series XI 2 Corinthians 5 CONTEXT: The following is from the ESV Study Bible: The central theme of 2 Corinthians is the relationship between suffering and the power of the Spirit in Paul’s apostolic life, ministry, and message. Paul’s opponents had questioned his motives and his personal courage. They argued that he had suffered too much … More Devotional Thought for Today – 01/13/2022

Devotional Thought for Today – -1/11/2022

Prayer Series IX CONTEXT: The following are from Spurgeon’s’ Treasury of David: The Psalm, seems to us to describe either David or some other man of God who was appointed by the divine choice to a high and honourable office in Israel. This elect champion found himself rejected by his friends and fellow countrymen, and … More Devotional Thought for Today – -1/11/2022