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What to Pray For

What to Pray For

What to Pray For By John Piper. ©2013 Desiring God Foundation. Website: desiringGod.org If you are like me, you find that from time to time your prayer life needs a jolt out of the rut it has fallen into. We tend to use the same phrases over and over. We tend to default to worn […]

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Fasting

Fasting

Fasting in 1984? By John Piper. ©2013 Desiring God Foundation. Website: desiringGod.org Why should I, a child of grace, to whom all good things are given to enjoy, expose myself to hunger, headaches and dizziness by fasting? Answer: 1) “While they were worshipping and fasting, the Holy Spirit spoke…” (Acts 13:2). The teaching staff at […]

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The Sovereignty of God and Prayer

The Sovereignty of God and Prayer

The Sovereignty of God and Prayer By John Piper. ©2013 Desiring God Foundation. Website: desiringGod.org I am often asked, "If you believe God works all things according to the counsel of his will (Ephesians 1:11) and that his knowledge of all things past, present, and future is infallible, then what is the point of praying […]

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