Does It Matter if I Pray?
June 24, 2012 Series: Honest Answers to Honest Questions
Topic: Sermons Passage: 1 Kings 17:1–17:24
Many Christians struggle with prayer. One of the obstacles to a rich prayer life is cynicism. You are praying when suddenly you find yourself thinking that you're wasting your time. You may be discouraged that your prayers often seem to go unanswered. You hear other people pray and you can only think about how poorly you pray. What to do? Elijah was a man just like us, but he prayed earnestly. In 1 Kings 17, Elijah's prayed a dead boy back to life. In this message, Mike Osborne points out three lessons we can learn about prayer from Elijah. Grab onto these lessons and you can battle that spirit of cynicism.