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Morning Worship August 13, 2023

  • Morning Worship August 13, 2023

"The Necessity of Prayer and Models of Prayer"

Speaker: Hunter Smith

Central Passage: Matthew 6:5-9a


  • Proposition Statement: What is the right model for prayer, and how do we incorporate it?
  • Context: Jesus preaches His Sermon on the Mount to a primarily Jewish audience and gives a warning to guard your heart/motives when praying.
  1. The Hypocritical Prayer
  2. The Babbling Prayer
  3. The Gospel and the Right Model of Prayer
    • Prayer gives us an accurate view of who God is.
    • Prayer gives us a recognition of our dependence on God.
    • The Holy Spirit causes us to pray genuinely in response to the gospel.