It also may be prayed as an act of “re-commitment” for those who are already believers in the faith. The ” Sinner’s Prayer ” is not without its critics. Because no such prayer or conversion is found in the Bible , some biblical scholars have even labeled the sinner’s prayer a “cataract of nonsense” and an “apostasy”.
Still others repent of sin at their bedside after reading the Scriptures. God speaks to the sinner’s heart no matter where we are. But there is only “One Way” to salvation, and that is through the Lord Jesus Christ (John 14:6).
“But your iniquities have separated between you and your God , and your sins have hid his face from you, that he will not hear .” “Now we know that God heareth not sinners : but if any man be a worshipper of God , and doeth his will, him he heareth.”
God can hear your thoughts you can pray silently. But nothing in the world Works more effectively than speaking out loud so that you can hear yourself asking for help. God knows that you need help but the whole purpose of prayer is so that you acknowledge the fact that you need help. That’s God speaking to you .
One eternal or unforgivable sin (blasphemy against the Holy Spirit) is specified in several passages of the Synoptic Gospels, including Mark 3:28–29, Matthew 12:31–32, and Luke 12:10.
Jesus tells us in Mark 16:16 that “he that believeth and is baptized shall be saved”. He goes on his way rejoicing because he has been forgiven of his sins.
I hope they will encourage you to make 2021 a year of prayer . Know to whom you are speaking. Thank him. Ask for God’s will. Say what you need. Ask for forgiveness. Pray with a friend. Pray the Word. Memorize Scripture.
“If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land .” It is with good reason. Below is a list of ten vital sins of wickedness that are destroying our land .
According to Webster’s dictionary, the word iniquity means gross injustice, wickedness or sin. The Bible says that through one man, Adam, sin entered the world.
His disciples asked him, “Rabbi, who sinned, this man or his parents , that he was born blind?” Jesus replied: Neither this man nor his parents sinned ,” said Jesus, “but this happened so that the works of God might be displayed in him. As long as it is day, we must do the works of him who sent me.
Being silent is one way to be receptive to the Holy Spirit, God. The divine power of Spirit that can be felt during silent prayer helps us feel the healing and protecting presence of our Father in heaven.
“And when you pray , do not be like the hypocrites, for they love to pray standing in the synagogues and on the street corners to be seen by men. I tell you the truth, they have received their reward in full. But when you pray , go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen.
You must pray in faith, believing. The Bible speaks of bowing in prayer , kneeling on one’s face before God, standing, sitting and walking. The most important thing isn’t the position of the body but the condition of the soul. If the heart is attuned to God, one can pray in any posture imaginable.