prayer – http://www.scripturessay.com A Bible Question and Answer TV Program Mon, 08 May 2017 09:25:58 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.7.6 Please explain moving mountains by faith? http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-moving-mountains-by-faith/ Tue, 24 May 2011 01:45:27 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3563 Q. Please explain Mark 11:22-24 as it applies to the Christian today.  I know that we cannot literally move mountains by faith, so what does this mean?  Mark 11:22-24 22 And Jesus *answered saying to them, “Have faith in God. … Continue reading

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Can you help me study the prayer life of Jesus? http://www.scripturessay.com/can-you-help-me-study-the-prayer-life-of-jesus/ Sat, 22 May 2010 23:28:42 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3399 Q. I’m interested in the prayer life of Jesus.  It seems that prayer was a daily, if not hourly activity in his life.  Can you help me study this subject? Luke 11:1 1* ¶ It happened that while Jesus was … Continue reading

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Praying For The Dead http://www.scripturessay.com/praying-for-the-dead/ Wed, 20 Jan 2010 22:17:46 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=3213 By Wayne Jackson In times of great crisis, people cry out to God in prayer. While this is understandable, prayers for the dead are both futile, and contrary to biblical truth. Since the terrorist attack of September 11, 2001, our … Continue reading

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Should Christians Fast and Pray? http://www.scripturessay.com/should-christians-fast-and-pray/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:14:35 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2980 Fasting literally means abstinence from food, and in the Biblical sense, for a spiritual reason. In the Old Testament era the Jews fasted frequently, though there was only one fast demanded by Law. Once each year on the Day of … Continue reading

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Lessons We Learn From The Prayer Life Of Jesus http://www.scripturessay.com/lessons-we-learn-from-the-prayer-life-of-jesus/ Sat, 19 May 2007 23:08:29 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2976 Introduction: Luke 11:1 Perhaps we are not making of prayer all that it can mean to us. “The effective prayer of a righteous man can accomplish much.” (James 5:16) Compare this to a child who won’t talk to his parents. … Continue reading

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Why doesn’t God answer my prayer? http://www.scripturessay.com/why-doesnt-god-answer-my-prayer/ Tue, 16 Jan 2007 00:07:20 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2669 Q. Why doesn’t God answer my prayer? I’m so discouraged. I pray and pray and never receive an answer. Can you help? God DOES answer prayer. He promises to answer prayer for his Children, here are a couple of examples: … Continue reading

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Please explain ‘lifting up holy hands’ in 1 Timothy 2:8 http://www.scripturessay.com/please-explain-lifting-up-holy-hands-in-1-timothy-28/ Fri, 12 Jan 2007 20:37:06 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=2318 1 Timothy 2:8“Therefore I want the men in every place to pray, lifting up holy hands, without wrath and dissension.” In the Greek the word for men in this verse is: aner {an’-ayr} signifying 1) with reference to sex 1a) … Continue reading

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Does God hear an unsaved persons prayer? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-god-hear-an-unsaved-persons-prayer/ Wed, 06 Sep 2006 19:23:09 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1510 Perhaps the question should be, Does God answer an unsaved persons prayer? An unsaved person is one that has never been born again and is not a child of God. Nowhere in all the scripture does it tell one to … Continue reading

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Does the Bible prohibit praying to St. Joseph? http://www.scripturessay.com/does-the-bible-prohibit-praying-to-st-joseph/ Wed, 06 Sep 2006 19:19:52 +0000 http://whatdothe.scripturessay.com/?p=1508 Download audio file (q293a.mp3) Q. I recently read an article in the paper about people who bury a statue of St. Joseph in their yard when they are trying to sell their home. Supposedly, this, and prayer to St. Joseph … Continue reading

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Must we bow our heads and clasp our hands to pray? http://www.scripturessay.com/must-we-bow-our-heads-and-clasp-our-hands-to-pray/ Sat, 13 Aug 2005 21:08:31 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=1093 Several positions for prayer are mentioned in the Bible, standing, kneeling, lying down, prostrate. No significance is given to the position of the body, it's the position of the soul that matters. Romans 12:12 (NASB) 12 rejoicing in hope, persevering … Continue reading

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How does God communicate to us what is best for us? http://www.scripturessay.com/how-does-god-communicate-to-us-what-is-best-for-us/ Thu, 12 Aug 2004 18:41:10 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=967 Download audio file (q232a.mp3) I am going to assume in answering this question that you are asking, "how do I know what God wants me to do in regard to everyday decisions?" I believe the following verses will make it … Continue reading

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THE BIBLICAL PATTERN IS FOLLOWED IN PRAYER http://www.scripturessay.com/the-biblical-pattern-is-followed-in-prayer/ Tue, 18 May 1999 21:09:45 +0000 http://wdss.scripturessay.com/?p=533 By Alvin Jennings Members of the church of our Lord are taught to pray. Any Christian who loves God surely will consider prayer to be a most essential evidence of love for God and a right relationship with God. Since … Continue reading

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