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How to conduct prayer-meetings ...

by Lewis O. Thompson

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Published by D. Lothrop in Boston .
Written in English


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LC ClassificationsBV285 .T37
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Pagination327 p. ;
Number of Pages327
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Open LibraryOL25320223M
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the manner of conducting prayer meetings. 1. It is often well to open a prayer meeting by reading a short portion of the word of God; especially if the person who takes the lead of the meeting, can call to mind any portion that will be applicable to the object or occasion, and that is impressive, and to the point.   Like traditional prayer meetings, prayer conference calls and online meetings require a leader or organizer who plans the logistics. As in a traditional prayer meeting, the leader recruits members and notifies the members of the day and time of the meeting. The prayer leader sets the agenda and decides on the purpose of the prayer time.

The midweek prayer meeting is too often just another service attended only by those who feel it their duty to be present, but not be­cause of any interest in the is de­plorable, but often all too true. This service should be conducted in such a manner as to attract both young and old. Add tags for "Much prayer--much power!: including a chapter on "How to conduct prayer meetings"". Be the first.

An illustration of an open book. Books. An illustration of two cells of a film strip. Video. An illustration of an audio speaker. Audio. An illustration of a " floppy disk. How to conduct prayer-meetings: or, An account of some meetings that have been held Item Preview remove-circle. For our next example of corporate prayer, let’s look at the book of Acts. Here we see that corporate prayer is one natural way to respond to the resurrection and ascension of Christ. Acts And being assembled together with them, He commanded them not to depart from Jerusalem, but to wait for the.


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Prayer meetings are a great way for people to get together and engage in prayer as a group. To conduct a prayer meeting, try starting with a few minutes of silence to allow people to connect to God individually%(). How to conduct prayer-meetings: Or, An account of some meetings that have been held Unknown Binding – January 1, by Lewis O Thompson (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions.

Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ — Paperback "Please retry" $Author: Lewis O Thompson. Prayer meetings are a way for people to get together and engage in prayer as a group.

With a little preparation and by following a few steps, you can conduct a meaningful meeting full of prayer. Planning the Prayer Meeting. When the presence and power of God was manifested in prayer meetings of the Bible, the people practiced the first four, and often the fifth. The secret to power with God lies in these practices.

It is not just that you pray, it is how you pray. They focused on God Week 5 - All the prayer meetings of the Bible began with God, not the need. Again, truly I tell you that if two of you on earth agree about anything you ask for, it will be done for them by my Father in heaven.

For where two or three gather in my name, I am there among them. (Matthew ) Praying with others has power, yet prayer meetings can sometimes be a struggle. As you gather your church community to pray together in the week preceding Pentecost Sunday, try.

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This verse recommends that Christians regularly make intercessory prayers. Christian churches from every denomination often have specific meetings focused solely on this type of prayer. Here are some steps to take if you would like to know how to conduct such a meeting.

Scopri How to Conduct Prayer-Meetings; Or, an Account of Some Meetings That Have Been Held di Thompson, Lewis O: spedizione gratuita per i clienti Prime e. One person reads a verse selection from the book of Psalms. Each person shares things (depending on the group size) they would like prayer for.

Everyone else writes these requests on their paper. (All papers should have the same requests written on them). Share for 25 minutes. Prayer meetings tend to get awkward and uncomfortable without a leader guiding the time and stepping in with transitions or prompts as needed.

The leader should also make sure the meeting ends on time. If people want to hang out and continue praying afterward, that’s great, but make sure that people who need to leave can go at the scheduled time.

Several important matters must be considered in order to have a good, live prayer meeting. Of course the all-important thing is the presence of the Spirit of God, without whom no spiritual blessing can come.

Just like my life, this page is under construction. Your suggestions would be as invaluable as the Holy Spirit is able to inspire. If the Lord burdens you with anything to add to this page, please email the details ASAP.

A) Always Begin Prayer Meetings with a Worshipful Tone, ala the ACTS will pre-focus the attention of all, on God Himself, and thus brings all which we would pray. HOW TO LEAD A. PRAYER MEETING. Group prayer needs to be the staple of our fellowship.

just as it was for the very first believers. • Acts - Peter went to the house of Mary. Loving God our Father, I pray that we as a prayer group, can reach out to other people, give us a real passion for prayer. Give us the right words to say to people to encourage them and help us to conduct our prayer meeting in accordance with your   The early Christian churches resorted to prayer meetings as a means of meeting challenges and getting help from God.

This is clearly shown to us in the accounts given in the book of the Acts. In chap we learn how the Jerusalem church got Simon Peter out of jail through prayer meetings.

Great tips from an experienced small-group leader. Note: This article has been excerpted from Leading Life-Changing Small Groups. Model It. Be a person of prayer yourself—pray for your members and for who might fill the open chair, asking God to give you his direction in leading the group.

"The condition of the church may be very accurately gauged by its prayer meetings. So is the prayer meeting a grace-ometer, and from it we may judge of the amount of divine working among a people. If God be near a church, it must pray.

And if He be not there, one of die first tokens of His absence will be a slothfulness in prayer!".Pastor Miller’s prayer meetings were not always alive through the active leadership of Christ. Some years earlier he had pastored a church where the prayer meeting died. He came to the shocking conclusion that he killed it!

How did he kill it? By thinking his preaching and his hard work were all that was required for success. It is sad to find prayer meetings that turn into a time of mere singing and preaching. Don’t make your prayer meeting into a time for songs, sermons, announcements, and then only allow 10 minutes for prayer.

Get down to work and p-r-a-y. 6. Get Creative. Not everybody may have your spiritual maturity and grace to pray for 2 hours at a stretch.