A2A – Is praying to God in your head the same as praying to God out loud? Yes, in the sense that God is equally well able to hear your silent prayer than a prayer out loud. He knows what you need even before you ask!
John 9:31 – “We know that God does not listen to sinners. He listens to the godly person who does his will.” 2. 1 Peter 3:12 – “For the eyes of the Lord are on the righteous and his ears are attentive to their prayer , but the face of the Lord is against those who do evil.”
Faith, in turn, is based on our conviction that God raised him from the dead on the third day. If we believe in Jesus, then we must believe that his God and Father wants to hear our prayers and that they do , so far as God sees fit, really alter the world.
Psalm 34:17-18. The righteous cry out, and the Lord hears , and delivers them from all their troubles.
Of course you can, If God is omni present, He is present in the toilet too. Its man-made rule that we shouldn’t pray in toilet . We can and we shall pray to him whenever we feel like. When we pray with our whole heart, even if we are in Toilet , he will respond there too.
But if you can stand, the prayer protocol is that one must stand to offer the prayer and if you can sit but can’t stand, then sitting is acceptable etc. However, if you want to offer the prayer lying in bed even if you can stand or sit, it’s between you and God. You can pray anywhere.
God speaks through thoughts and feelings No, but he will help you “ hear ” him through thoughts and feelings.
Even before God became man, it’s clear throughout the Old Testament that God feels sorrow, even weeps for the crushing blows of His people. Psalm 34:18 promises us that “the Lord is close to the brokenhearted.” How can you be close to someone who is brokenhearted and not feel their pain?
Tips When talking to God make sure you do so in a way that feels most comfortable to you. When writing to God , make sure to use pen and paper. It’s ideal to find a quiet space to talk to God . Read your religious scripture if that is your source of faith. To talk to God , open up your heart.
All sins shall be forgiven , except the sin against the Holy Ghost; for Jesus will save all except the sons of perdition. What must a man do to commit the unpardonable sin ? He must receive the Holy Ghost, have the heavens opened unto him, and know God , and then sin against him.
4:11). An “oracle” is an “utterance, a spokesman or mouthpiece.” God speaks through preachers and teachers, but He can also speak through our spouse, kids, friends and even enemies. God uses human channels to speak words of prophecy, tongues and interpretation and words of wisdom and knowledge (1 Cor. 12:8-10).
Revelation 3:20 is employed to teach that Christ is knocking at the door of one’s heart, and when a lost person asks Him to come inside, Jesus comes into the sinner’s heart. Romans 10:9-10, 13 are employed to affirm that one must confess with his mouth, that is, say the sinner’s prayer , in order to become a Christian.
The General Intercessions or Universal Prayer or Prayer of the Faithful are a series of prayers which form part of the liturgy in the Anglican, Catholic, Lutheran, Methodist and other Western Liturgical Churches.
Prayer in the Hebrew Bible is an evolving means of interacting with God, most frequently through a spontaneous, individual, unorganized form of petitioning and/or thanking. In these instances, such as with Isaac, Moses, Samuel, and Job, the act of praying is a method of changing a situation for the better.
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.