We cannot begin to do missions if we are not a praying people.
I have set watchmen; all the day and all the night they shall never be silent.
Simon, Simon, behold, Satan has demanded permission to sift you like wheat; but I have prayed for you, that your faith may not fail; and you, when once you have turned again, strengthen your brothers. - Luke 22:31-32
There is nothing in the world that is worth going after, other than being entirely sold out for Christ to the end.
Paul Washer testifies of having manifestations of the love of God in his life.
God is wanting Isaiah to tell His people that He wants to be known as the God who acts on behalf of any who wait upon Him. Waiting sounds easy but in a sense it is easy and in a sense it is hard.
Prayer is one of the distinguishing marks of a true Christian. It's something that stood out in the Apostle Paul's life right at conversion. Acts 9:11b - "look for a man of Tarsus named Saul, for behold, he is praying,"
Seek the LORD your God and you will find him, if you search after him with all your heart and with all your soul.
Video of Paul Washer recommending Leonard Ravenhill's biographical book called In Light of Eternity.
A Video of Tim Conway talking about the true believer crying out for more of the Holy Spirit. Luke 11:13 - If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will the heavenly Father give the Holy Spirit to those who ask him!"
The Lord Jesus, when he quickens them, gives them a voice and a tongue, and says to them, Be dumb no more. God has no dumb children. It is as much a part of their new nature to pray, as it is of a child to cry. They s...