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Week Six, Resolve to Pray

In week six on "Seven Portraits in Prayer", we see the portrait of Daniel's resolve to pray, not matter what. (Use the overview guide below to follow the series on how we should pray, based on seven examples from the Old Testament).

Look with me as we gain insight and encouragement to pray without fainting or losing heart in our prayers to God (see Gal. 6:9). Jesus encouraged us to pray without fail (Luke 18). 

11 To this end we always pray for you, that our God may make you worthy of his calling and may fulfill every resolve for good and every work of faith by his power, 12 so that the name of our Lord Jesus may be glorified in you, and you in him, according to the grace of our God and the Lord Jesus Christ. 2 Thess. 1 (ESV)

I am praying for God's people to get a God-sized vision of what He wants to do in our lives, in our church, in our "Jerusalem, Judea, Samaria and uttermost parts of the earth." I am praying for and asking you to pray that we seek God to do…