Joy in the House of Prayer
Today’s Scripture Readings: Psalms 107:1-9 | Isaiah 54:1-57:13 | Ephesians 6:1-24 | Proverbs 24:8
Today’s Scripture Focus: Isaiah 54:1-57:13
“These I will bring to my holy mountain and give them joy in my house of prayer.” (Isaiah 56:7 NIV)
Prayer should be a joyful experience. Whether personal times of prayer, or corporate times of prayer, those times should be characterized by joy.
Yet often, our prayers lives and prayer meetings are sleepy and boring. They lack focus. Our words become mechanical, thoughtless and flippant. We pray in unbelief and accomplish little if anything at all. One of the enemy’s greatest victories is found when a prayer meeting loses life and vitality and becomes a boring, redundant exercise proving the faithfulness of a few.
There is joy in his presence (fullness of joy) and…
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