Pray From Wherever You Are
Pastor Silverio Sanchez begins a new series of sermons focused on being able to pray, even when life becomes complicated. He reminds us that the gift of the Holy Spirit who lives inside of every follower of Jesus is all we need to be able to pray. We don't need to be experts at prayer, we just need to know that God will always hear our prayers and understand exactly what we are trying to say.
“Our problem is that we assume prayer is something to master the way we master algebra or auto mechanics. That puts us in the “on-top” position, where we are competent and in control. But when praying, we come “underneath,” where we calmly and deliberately surrender control and become incompetent. 'To pray,' writes Emilie Griffin, 'means to be willing to be naive.'" - Richard Foster, Prayer