Why Pray? 7: When God’s commands don’t seem to make sense

“After I had given the deed of purchase to Baruch…, I prayed to the Lord…’though the city will be handed over to the Babylonians, you, O Sovereign Lord, say to me, ‘Buy the field…’.” (Jeremiah 32:16 & 25) Imprisoned by his own king for prophesying bad news and under siege from the Babylonian army, Jeremiah … More Why Pray? 7: When God’s commands don’t seem to make sense

Why Pray? 5: For the salvation of those who oppose you

“…I pray God that not only you but all who are listening to me today may become what I am, except for these chains.” (Acts 26:29) Not the best choice of words if Paul was trying to get out of trouble. Paul’s speech to his accusers caused King Agrippa to query whether Paul was trying … More Why Pray? 5: For the salvation of those who oppose you