Your Best Response to a Spiritual Attack
If you’re in the Kingdom of God, you’ll always have a connection to the spiritual world, as Paul says, “Our struggle is not against flesh and blood, but against the rulers.” (Eph. 6:12). Warfare prayer might be the best place to start in resolving whatever is coming against you.
The Believer’s Warfare Prayer
“Every Christian leader I know feels attacked, discouraged, disparaged, or hopeless from time to time,” says Rick Warren, who adds, “These attacks you’re experiencing have a spiritual basis to them.”
Why don’t you pray it right now, and then download a copy so you can pray it with me every time you have a bad day?
BELIEVER’S WARFARE PRAYER
I take a stand against all the workings of Satan that would hinder my prayer life, renewing my allegiance to You and praying that the Blessed Holy Spirit would enable me in this time of prayer. I am thankful for the victory that the Lord Jesus Christ won for me on the Cross and in His Resurrection.
I pray that You, Holy Spirit, would come into my life and break down every idol and cast out every foe. I put off the old man and claim my place in Christ as victorious over all the enemies of my soul. I completely surrender myself to You, Heavenly Father, as a living sacrifice in the Name of the Lord Jesus Christ.
How do you pray to God during difficult times?
Help me to not be afraid of the future, but to boldly trust that you are in control when my emotions overwhelm me and I don’t know what to say; and when I can’t speak and don’t know what to say, help me to “Be still, and know that you are God.” Be my comforter, healer, and bring me peace, in Jesus’ name, Amen.
Is there a right way to pray to God?
Yes, there is a right and wrong way to pray. When you pray, you pray for things that are beyond your or your abilities. You can also pray to thank God for the blessings he has bestowed upon you. When it comes to things that involve other people, God sends you on a mission impossible.
Which way do you face when you pray to God?
Christians, unlike other religions, do not pray in a specific direction; because God is omnipresent, they can pray in any direction. While Christians do not pray in a physical direction, they do pray in a spiritual direction.
Do you have faith in God during hard times?
It can be difficult to trust God during difficult times, according to Second Corinthians 5:7, but as believers, we know that His ways are not our ways, and that He will ultimately work all things for good (Isaiah 55:8-9, Romans 8:28). Having faith in God’s presence can help you find peace.
How do you keep faith in God in hard times?
How to Maintain Your Faith in the Face of Adversity
- Pray to God, the universe, or whatever higher power you believe in for the strength to love to your full potential.
- Be generous to others.
- Get inspired.
- Surround yourself with people you admire.
Do I pray to God or Jesus?
We cannot go wrong when we pray directly to God the Father, who is our Creator and whom we should worship. We have direct access to God through Jesus, who is not limited to priests and prophets, but is available to all of us.
What are the 4 types of prayer?
u201cPrayer is the raising of the mind and heart to God or the requesting of good things from God,u201d writes John Damascene. This definition encompasses the four main types of prayer: adoration, contrition, thanksgiving, and supplication.
How do you talk to God?
It’s fine to pray with your eyes open and your head held high, just as it’s fine to pray kneeling and silent. It’s common to recite some traditional prayers out loud, but it’s also very common to pray silently to yourself.
Do Christians have to pray at a certain time?
Christians were to pray seven times a day, “on rising, at the lighting of the evening lamp, at bedtime, at midnight,” and “the third, sixth, and ninth hours of the day, being hours associated with Christ’s Passion,” according to Apostolic Tradition.
Why do you look down when you pray?
During prayer, adopting a deferential posture — that is, closing your eyes — became an acceptable way to demonstrate humility, which was especially important when asking for mercy, and it is now a common posture for all types of prayers.
What religion prays five times a day?
In the Muslim faith, there are five daily prayers, and while it is a basic requirement that all Muslims pray five times a day, faith is practiced at the discretion of the follower.
How do you pray properly?
Learn to Pray in Four Simple Steps
- Step 1: Address Heavenly Father.
- Step 2: Thank Heavenly Father.
- Step 3: Ask Heavenly Father.
- Step 4: Close in the Name of Jesus Christ.
- Praying in a Group.
- Pray Always, With Sincerity, and Faith in Christ.
How do you pray for protection from evil?
As I begin this day, I pray for Your protection; You are my safe haven, and I can always find refuge under Your wings. Protect me from harm wherever I go, and keep evil at bay; no matter where I am, I will look to You as my Protector, the one who fights for me every day.
How do you pray effectively?
I hope they inspire you to make the year 2021 a year of prayer.
- Thank him.
- Ask for God’s will.
- Say what you need.
- Ask for forgiveness.
- Pray with a friend.
- Pray the Word.
- Memorize Scripture.