September: Corporate Prayer

Prayer is central to the Christian life, so it is no surprise that it is also central in a

healthy church. In this lesson, Dr. Dever illustrates the prayer life of a healthy church

while emphasizing the content, context, purpose, and power of prayer.

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"What is a Healthy Church" Episode 11 - 'Corporate Prayer'

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Video Outline:

  1. All of our public prayer as a church should be an outgrowth of our private prayer.

  2. The New Testament commands us to pray without ceasing (1 Thess. 5:17).

  3. All basic aspects of prayer should be in our personal prayer time—praise, thanksgiving, confession, intercession, and supplication.

  4. A church’s practice of prayer will vary because there is a natural liberty in prayer.