Prayer Quotes and Sayings Page 2
"God shapes the world by prayer. The more prayer there is in the world,
the better the world will be."
Quotes about God |
"Prayer is the prime means by which we are able to talk to our heavenly
Father, and it remains the prime
means by which we are able to hear from our heavenly Father."
Don Wilton, A Hope and a Future
"Prayer pushes us through life's slumps, propels us over the humps,
and pulls us out of the dumps.
Prayer is the oomph we need to get the answers we seek."
Max Lucado, The Greatest Gift
Words of Encouragement |
"One of the best prayers you can say is to give thanks for all the blessings
that you have."
"The most famous prayer of all says, 'Give us today our daily bread'
(Matt. 6:11), not 'my daily bread.'
I believe that means we can ask not only for what we need each day
but also for what others in our lives need."
Holley Gerth, The Encouragement Project
This valley of tears that you walk in today
Is not of despair! God hears your pray.
Greta Zwaan, My Wayward Son
Poems of Faith
"The powerful promise of God's presence when we pray with
others is too great a gift to ignore."
Stormie Omartian, The Power of a Praying Grandparent
Inspirational Quotes |
"The truth is, prayer is one of those mysteries of the faith that we never
quite master. Throughout the centuries very few people have ever
arrived at a comfortable place regarding their own private, personal prayer life."
Cindy Mallin, Simple Trust, Simple Prayers: Life-Changing Lessons From The Journals of George Mueller
"When you were small and just a touch away, I covered you with blankets
against the cold night air. But now that you are tall and out of reach,
I fold my hands and cover you with prayer."
Dona Maddux Cooper
"Her way of speaking to her creator is like a conversation. It's very
personal. It really commands
the attention of the people there because they're not used to that kind
Words of Faith |
"In matters of prayer, we must make sure that our prayer requests are in line
with His will. His word is His will."
James Revie, Prayer: Win The War Room Battle Through The Power Of Prayer!!
Inspirational Sayings |
"When we pray we are looking for an answer, a solution to a problem
or some form of guidance from a power that is stronger and more
knowledgeable then ourselves."
Alexander Neal, Prayer: Keep Your Faith In Very Hard Times - 100 Powerful Prayers Everyone Needs To Know!
"If you do all the talking when you pray, how will you ever hear God's answers?"
A. W. Tozer
"Prayer is not a substitute for work, thinking,
watching, suffering, or giving; prayer is a support for all other efforts."
"We need to connect with God. We need prayer."
Ronald Rolheiser, Prayer: Our Deepest Longing
Simple Prayers |
"Prayer is self-discipline which comes as a result of discovering
God's will and then making the necessary adjustments within one's
thoughts, feelings and acts."
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Expressions of God |
"You pray in your distress and in your need; would that you might
also pray in the fullness of your joy and in your days of abundance."
When we pray, we invite the divine presence of the almighty God to do
life with us that day.
Then we need to watch for Him - go on a God-hunt and make connections
between the things we pray for and the things that happen throughout the day.
This is the direct evidence of His hand at work - in us, around us, and
in spite of us.
Lysa TerKeurst, Unglued Devotional
Poems about Life |
"I have lived to thank
God that not all my prayers have been answered."
"I have discovered that prayer's real purpose is to put God at the
center of our attention, and forget ourselves and the impression we are
making on others."
Rosalind Rinker, Prayer: How to Have a Conversation with God
Inspirational Message |
"Eisenhower's home life revolved around worship.
Every day, morning and night, the family members got down
on their knees to pray."
Stephen E. Ambrose, Eisenhower: Soldier and President
Dwight Eisenhower Quotes |
"The most powerful movement of feeling with a liturgy is the prayer
which seeks for nothing special, but is a yearning to escape from
the limitations of our own weakness
and an invocation of all Good to enter and abide with us."
"Prayer is need finding a voice. Prayer is embarrassment seeking relief.
Prayer is friend in search of friend. Prayer is a quest in the darkness of midnight.
Prayer is knocking on a barred door. Prayer is communion through both darkness and closed doors.
Prayer is shameless insistence in the name of another.
Prayer is expecting and receiving all things whatsoever we need to meet the
demands when Jesus our Friend calls on us."
Ralph A. Herring
"Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men.
Do not pray for tasks equal to your powers. Pray for powers
equal to your tasks. Then the doing of your work shall be no
miracle, but you shall be the miracle."
"Christ's lifestyle was a life of prayer."
Adrian Ryan Lyons, Prayer: Why We Pray
Poems about Faith |
"Prayer introduces us to the Great Companion who meets our
human mind with His divine response. The man who has learned to
pray is no longer alone in the universe. He is living in his Father's house."
Williams Adams Brown
"He who has ceased to pray has lost a great friendship."
Richard L Evans
"Pray always with special reference to the needs of the day and the hour; -
the warfare to be waged, the temptations to be resisted, the work to be done,
the sorrow to be borne; put your life into your prayer; and let it be the most
real and the most immediate business of your life."
Quotes about Life |
"The greatest thing anyone can do for God and man is pray.
It is not the only thing; but it is the chief thing.
The great people of the earth today are the people who pray.
I do not mean those who talk about prayer; nor those who say
they believe in prayer; nor yet those who can explain about prayer;
but I mean those people who take time to pray."
"Pray for peace on earth this Christmas."
Kathryn Shirey, Pray Deep for Advent
"Seek God's face with fasting and prayer."
Bill Vincent, Glory: Increasing God's Presence
"Since prayer is considered to be a crucial facet in every Christian's life,
we need to develop the habit and discipline to come to God in prayer,
before we reach out for that cup of coffee."
Steven Johnson, Prayer: Morning Prayers That Energize Including Bible Verses That Inspire
"Jesus is the head of His church. While He allows us to pray through
and make decisions from our hearts and with our minds, He rules,
which is what we mean by saying He is our 'Lord.'"
Jim Richards, Revelation: The Best is Yet to Come
"If the Bible and prayer are taken out of school,
education will produce leaders with complex intellects but hollow
Keith Intrater, Covenant Relationships: A More Excellent Way
"Jesus is just a prayer away!"
Greg Laurie, What the Devil Doesn't Want You to Know
Poems about Prayer |
"With all the promises contained in the bible, believers may at times
be complacent in prayer."
Carol Nkambule, Power Filled Word: Winning every battle, with the Word
"Prayer: the key of the day and the lock of the night."
"Sometimes we're so busy waiting for God to answer our prayers
that we sit waiting for an answer instead of living faithful,
purposeful lives in the meantime."
Jennifer Carter, Women of Courage : 31 Daily Devotional Bible Readings
"Prayer confesses our absolute dependence on God and his mighty
hand in our lives."
Matt Brown, Awakening: How God's Great Move Inspires and Influences Our Lives Today
Prayer Continued |
"If we ask anything, but only if we ask according to His will.
There is the key to effective prayer."
Tony Watson, It's All About Relationships: A Study of the Five Fundamental Relationships
A Prayer to the Father |
"When a Christian is unhealthy, his prayers will primarily be selfish -
concerned with one's own needs."
Gregory Brown, Philippians: Pursuing Spiritual Maturity
"The importance of prayer in the life of every Christian cannot be
overemphasized. Your personal growth and relationship with God is
determined by the effectiveness and intensity of your prayer life."
Bobbie Parsons Jr, Prayers: Praying For Gods Will In Your Life
"Prayer is a way to intercede for others. Words can be hollow when
people are in great pain. Be intentional in the days ahead to pray for
someone you know who is in a season of pain."
Marsha Woodard, I Choose to Thrive
"Spend time in prayer and ask for wisdom on how to handle your
toughest situations in a calm and mature way."
Dianne Kane, Anger Management
"Most of us probably talk to God on a daily basis within our minds,
or in the form of setting aside some time for prayer and devotion.
So why not pass along this gift of communicating with the Divine to our
Jason E. Royle, Jesus vs. Santa: Christmas Misunderstood
"Nobody I meet ever says they feel like they spend too much time praying,
or that they're too good at it."
Rob White, Teach us to Pray
"Prayer is what allows you to hear from God."
Mathew Sunny, The Blessed Christian Walk
"For to pray is to open the door unto Jesus. And that requires no strength.
It is only a question of our wills. Will we give Jesus access to our needs?
That is the one great and fundamental question in connection with prayer."
Ole Hallesby. Prayer: Expanded Edition
"Most of the time we pray, 'Get me out of here!' We want to avoid suffering
and difficulty. When we do run into a trial or difficulty, we ask God to change
our circumstances so we can serve Him better and love Him more."
Charles Stanley, Handle with Prayer: Unwrap the Source of God's Strength for Living
"Our prayers wake us up to what God is doing all the time and everywhere.
And then they make us participants from right where we are."
Eugene H. Petterson
Inspirational Poems |
Prayer opens doors to let in God and let out self, to let in love and let out hate, to let in faith and let out fear.
Wilfred Peterson Quotes
"Moreover, everyone I knew believed that their prayers actually
made a difference in this world."
Mr. Stanley J. Grenz. Prayer: The Cry for the Kingdom
Making A Difference |
Morning walks with my dogs represent a form of prayer for me,
taking time to delight in the glory of nature that surrounds me.
Oprah Winfrey, The Wisdom of Sundays: Life-Changing Insights from Super Soul Conversations
Oprah Winfrey Quotes
Life has a way of presenting problems, difficulties and challenges
that far supercede our own abilities but with the help of God
through prayer, and trusting in Him, these issues can be put behind us.
Byron Pulsifer, A Story Of Guardians
". . . we should pray and intercede for our family members
and especially those who cannot or will not pray for themselves.
Miriam Kinai, Boxed Set 5 Christian Sermons
It is my prayer this Christmas Day that his example and teaching will continue to bring people together to give the best of themselves in the service of others.
Queen Elizabeth II