“Heavenly Father, Your warrior prepares for battle. Putting on the whole Armor of God! I put on the Girdle of Truth!
A prayer warrior is one who is connected to God intimately and consistently seeks to learn more about Him, from His word and uses their prayer time as a battleground for change. As Dr. Tony Evans says, to bring heaven to Earth you need prayer .
A prayer warrior must be on guard and recognize changes in battle intensity! A prayer warrior must recognize the times and seasons when the battle may intensify. The warrior is prepared for changes in the battle and doesn’t go into the battle unprepared. We are always in the battle!
Forms of prayer . The tradition of the Catholic Church highlights four basic elements of Christian prayer : (1) Prayer of Adoration/Blessing, (2) Prayer of Contrition/Repentance, (3) Prayer of Thanksgiving/Gratitude, and ( 4 ) Prayer of Supplication/Petition/Intercession.
Intercessors prayer is fulfilling the need of praying for other people, while prayer warriors engage in a spiritual battle against Satan. When a person says a favorable prayer for another person, they intervene for them. They act as a intermediary between the person and God for a precise reason.
A spiritual warrior is someone who goes through life aggressively and purposefully, whether climbing mountains or wallowing through swamps. The following are a few of the core principles of being a spiritual warrior .
The Five Types of Prayer Knowing its importance in prayerful communication. Type 1 – Worship and Praise. This prayer acknowledges God for what He is. Type 2 – Petition and Intercession. Type 3 – Supplication. Type 4 – Thanksgiving. Type 5 – Spiritual Warfare.
Here are 21 practical suggestions for building a stronger spiritual life. Be a river, not a swamp. Identify blessings. Be like Moses-speak words of blessing. Nurture a shared prayer life. Take a step of faith. Restore someone’s faith. Be a grateful person. Share the journey.
Participants (N = 430) were recruited online and completed a measure of six prayer types (adoration, confession, thanksgiving, supplication, reception, and obligatory prayer ).
The gift of prayer is perhaps the most important and necessary spiritual practice that promotes growth as a disciple of Jesus. As we read throughout the Bible we run into people — common, ordinary people — who pray . God sometimes chooses to perform miracles because people pray .
The Spiritual gift of Intercessor is the special ability God gives to use prayer with confidence and power to intervene on behalf of an individual or group. Groups need someone with this gift to remain intentional about inviting God’s presence and provision in to bless, protect, and guide other members of the body.
The gift of Intercession is the God-given ability to consistently pray on behalf of and for others, seeing frequent and specific results. Set a daily time to pray for spiritual victories over the challenges and obstacles of life.
The necessity of prayer for the realization of salvation is brought to light in the acts and teachings of Jesus. Thus, He exhorted His disciples to pray always and not loose heart. If Holy Mass is the highest form of Christian prayer , it must be of absolute necessity for any Christian that worth the name.
Just keep filling your mind with thoughts of His love , lifted from His Word. Trust me, God loves you the same way He loves Jesus. This is the second way you respond to God’s love . To “live” in this context means “remain, stay, dwell, continue”, amongst others.
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.