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The prayer-meeting assistant

by Samuel Backus

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Published by A.S. Barnes in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Prayer meetings

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    Pagination104 p. ;
    Number of Pages104
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25408095M
    OCLC/WorldCa24198766

      The condition of a church can be accurately determined by its prayer meetings. Charles Spurgeon called the prayer meeting a "grace-ometer" from which "we may judge of the amount of divine working among a people." More recently, Vance Havner said that "the thermometer of a church is its prayer meeting.” If this is true, and I believe it is, then what. As it is the members' prayer meeting, special prayer should be offered on behalf of the church in all its varied activities, the pastor and all in authority. Other subjects for special prayer are the sick and sorrowing, the unconverted, and the services of the coming Sabbath. Before the meeting is closed, an opportunity might be given for the.

    In the city of Boston in the mids, a prayer meeting lasted for three years, resulting in great fruit coming to the city’s churches. Yet at the end of the three years, the prayer focus stopped. It was recorded that “the condition of the church in Boston has fallen to a lower ebb than when we first began.”. And the Place Was Shaken makes an impassioned plea for churches to grow in passion for Jesus through praying together. It identifies the four responsibilities leaders of prayer must execute in guiding God's people, and it gives practical suggestions for how to fulfill them. As author John Franklin writes, 'If we are to see a spiritual awakening, a reversal of the headlong rush into the moral Format: Ebook.

    A Series for Prayer Meetings; Listen [In the Ministerial Association offices we are frequently asked to give to the field through THE MINISTRY suggestions for prayer meeting topics. Bible instructors as well as ministers' wives may occasionally be called on to give such a study, or even a series for a month. It is then helpful to have a few. 18 And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the saints. 19 Pray also for me, that whenever I open my mouth, words may be given me so that I will fearlessly make known the mystery of the gospel, 20 for which I am an ambassador in chains. Pray that I may declare it fearlessly, as I should.


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Excerpt from The Prayer-Meeting Assistant Oh this putting on of Zion's strength. It is the strength of God, though wielded by man.

Is it not a consummation most devoutly to be wished. If my readers do not follow me with patience and delight through the subsequent pages, it will not be for want of a worthy theme. Author: Samuel Backus. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Backus, Samuel, Prayer-meeting assistant.

New York: A.S. Barnes, (OCoLC) Material Type. Full text of "The prayer-meeting assistant" See other formats As is the prayer-meeting in any church, so do we expect to find the sp:ritual state of that church, nor can it be otherwise* Religion is not a dormant, inert principle^ like latent heat in physical bodies, waiting some new agency to give it development and life, but it is in its.

A national “virtual prayer meeting” will take place across North America every night for three weeks beginning on New Year’s Day. Nightly at 9 Eastern Standard Time from Jan.

Christians from across the continent can join a live prayer call focused on revival and awakening by callingaccess code Author: AG News. Only a Prayer Meeting: Studies on Prayer Meetings and Prayer Meeting Addresses [Spurgeon, C.

H.] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. Only a Prayer Meeting: Studies on Prayer Meetings and Prayer Meeting Addresses5/5(2). So whether the “prayer meeting” is on the calendar each week or takes place every day across small groups, staff meetings, elder meetings, and other corporate gatherings, there ought to be many recurring opportunities for church members to pray with one another.

And yet, most of Author: Kevin Deyoung. PRAYER MEETING. Group prayer needs to be the staple of our fellowship. just as it was for the very first believers.

• Acts - Peter went to the house of Mary. where others gathered for prayer. • Acts - scripture records that all with one. mind were continually. A prayer meeting is a time of real value as believers seek a deep intimacy and quiet communion with God at His throne.

It is a time of unity with fellow believers in the presence of the Lord. It is a time to care for those around us as we share their burdens. GREAT PRAYER MEETINGS IN THE BOOK OF ACTS. INTRODUCTION - This was a great prayer meeting because of the following reasons: A.

The results - Many things happened when they prayed. An earthquake took place. Everyone was filled with the Holy Spirit. 30 Oct - Explore carla's board "Staff meeting prayers" on Pinterest.

See more ideas about Prayers, Teacher prayer and Teaching quotes pins. A prayer meeting was performed in Acts of the Apostles 2, where the Holy Spirit "enabled" those who attended to speak in different languages.

Additionally, prayer meetings assisted the disciples of Jesus while they were being persecuted. In A the service performed by Paul the Apostle was an example of a prayer meeting. 3. Use variety. Our prayer services are always different. We’ve used lots of different forms and approaches, including: singing prayers, reading prayers responsively, praying through Scripture, being led in prayer, praying as a large group, praying in small groups, praying through old liturgies, praying through old prayer manuals, praying Author: Kevin Deyoung.

How to Host a Prayer Meeting Practical encouragement to jump-start your group prayer times. For instance, your prayer meeting could concentrate on the missionaries your church sponsors or the importance of Easter.

Plan how to recruit others to make following-through that much easier. Abergavenny Cornerstone Church. likes. We are an evangelical, contemporary, all-age church in Abergavenny. There is a warm welcome to all.

We meet in Deri View Primary School on a Sunday at Followers: Prayer meeting definition is - a usually informal gathering for worship and prayer; especially: a Protestant worship service usually held on a week night —called also prayer service.

The Prayer Meeting - South Africa. likes 2 talking about this. Beyond The Enemy Gates Ministries- is a non-denominational ministry focussed on teaching the Body of Christ to prayFollowers:   When closing a meeting, thanking God for his continued protection and inspiration is just one way to end a bible study or meeting.

Here is a look at some great opening and closing prayers for meetings that will help encourage your continued commitment and dedication to the Lord. G) Once a Prayer Meeting is Established, Maintain the Focus of Prayer.

Sometimes zealous brethren, with good intentions, will insist that the group needs to experience more "outreach". They may suggest meeting downtown for street witnessing, or visiting the sick, or having a BBQ and inviting the poor, etc. To conduct a prayer meeting, try starting with a few minutes of silence to allow people to connect to God individually.

Or, sing a couple of worship songs to set the tone for the meeting. After that, have a short discussion about prayers and open the floor to prayer requests%(). Here is a collection of Prayers for Meetings of any kind: Business meetings, Sunday school meetings, church or family meetings, and prayer meetings.

Guide our hearts and our minds in the. spirit of fairness, right thought and speech. may reach a successful conclusion. our source of guidance today. Dear God, we seek your help with our affairs today. It was the first church prayer meeting after the departure of the Saviour. And we are looking at the first prayer meeting in the Book of Acts.

So depending on our point of view, we can call it the first prayer meeting. And like the people of this scripture, tonight, we make up one of the churches of the Lord Jesus Christ. And our gathering this.So whether the “prayer meeting” is on the calendar each week or takes place every day across small groups, staff meetings, elder meetings, and other corporate gatherings, there ought to be Author: Kevin Deyoung.The prayer meeting is almost universally the most poorly attended service of the church, and is considered the most difficult to conduct.

In many churches it has ceased to function, and in others the pastor would be happy if this weakly and monotonous service could be gotten rid of gracefully by some face-saving method.