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Priority of Prayer

Prayer is no petty duty, put into a corner; no piecemeal performance made out of the fragments of time which have been snatched from business and other engagements of life; but it means that the best of our time, the heart of our time and strength must be given. 
E M BOUNDS

From Power through Prayer by E M Bounds. I enjoyed reading this book tremendously. One has to read that quote twice! Prayer time must not be an add on to other activities. It must be the most important and most valued activity of person and church life. It must take the "best of my time" and the "heart of my time".

When I think about it, it makes perfect sense. Is there really anything more important in this world than having an audience with the Creator of worlds? Prayer brings me instantly to the One whose power and love and knowledge are limitless!

Let us pray that we pray more!

Copyright © Chola Mukanga 2014

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