This week’s guest post is by Rev. Peter Kemeny, pastor of Good News Presbyterian Church, Frederick, Maryland.
It is good to believe in God’s sovereignty but that is not enough. A true view of God’s sovereignty should lead you to pray, for God is pleased to accomplish his purposes through the instrumentality of prayer. Far from removing the need to pray, God’s sovereignty causes prayer to work. This is why Paul pleaded with the believers in Corinth, “You also must help us by prayer, so that many will give thanks on our behalf for the blessing granted us through the prayers of many” (II Corinthians 1:11).
It is good for you to pray in private and as a family but that is not enough. Continue reading