Growing Closer to God Through Facebook Prayer

Growing Closer to God Through Facebook Prayer
by PAUL W on JANUARY 28, 2010

http://www.reachingtheonlinegeneration.com/2010/01/28/growing-closer-to-god-through-facebook-prayer/

Prayer is a critical element of ministry and of movements. Whether you minister – paid or unpaid – online or offline, you need a net work of people who pray for you regularly. You need their prayers to help you resist temptation. You need their prayers to help you grow in your relationship with God. You need their prayers to help you proclaim and live the Gospel boldly and with grace.

But, just as important, prayer must be part of your life as well. You need to have a relationship with God. Prayer isn’t an animistic process of saying the right words to get what we want from God. Instead, prayer is conversation and knowing God better is the goal of prayer.

I’ve talked before about how we can get to know God better by engaging the lost. In the last few weeks God has taught me something new – we can get to know God better by praying for others.

Facebook makes praying for others simpler than ever. Here’s how:

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