Category: Prayer

I Don’t Go To National Day of Prayer Gatherings. Here’s Why.

RandyWhite

Writing against a prayer gathering is about as safe as preaching against motherhood and apple pie. Nonetheless, I’ll venture where angels may fear to tread.

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4 Keys to Prayer from Psalm 5:3

DavidAllen2

Do you pray and then act surprised when God answers? We oftentimes act like we really don’t expect God to answer our prayers.

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Unraveling the Mystery of Prayer

By Franklin L. Kirksey, Pastor, First Baptist Church of Spanish Fort, Alabama, and author of Sound Biblical Preaching: Giving the Bible a Voice. These expositions by Dr. Kirksey are offered to suggest sermon or Bible study ideas for pastors and other church leaders, both from the exposition and from the illustrative material, or simply for personal […]

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A Resolution on the “Sinner’s Prayer”
to be presented at the SBC in New Orleans, June 2012

By Dr. Eric Hankins, Pastor of the First Baptist Church in Oxford, Mississippi WHEREAS, God desires for every person to be saved and has made salvation available for any person who hears the Gospel (John 3:16; Romans 10:14-17; 1 Timothy 2:3-4; 2 Peter 3:9; 1 John 2:2); and WHEREAS, A free response to the Holy […]

Why and How to Pray Scripture

Dr. Bailey has been the Senior Pastor of First Baptist Church, Covington, Louisiana, since 1989.  He formerly served as Professor of Old Testament at New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary from 1978 to 1995. He has authored five books: Step by Step through the Old Testament; Biblical Hebrew Grammar; Joshua: Courage for the Future; As You […]