Lord, Teach Us to Pray

Scripture Verses

Luke 11:1-10


Happiness, security, peace, love.  All can be found when we seek the Lord in prayer.

Thoughts on Prayer

  • Samuel Taylor Coleridge
  • Blaise Pascal
  • Andrew Murray

Poll on “Why People Pray”

  • 76% say they are Christians
  • 64% say they pray more than once a day
  • 56% say they pray most often for family members
  • 3.3% say they pray for strangers
  • 38.3% say that the most important purpose of prayer is intimacy with God
  • 41.2% say their prayers are often answered
  • 1.5% say their prayers are never answered
  • 73.9% say when their prayers are not answered, the most important reason is that they did not fit into God’s plan
  • 5.1% say they pray most often in a house of worship
  • 79.4% say they pray most often at home

How to Pray

  • Luke 11:1
  • Luke 11:2-4
  • Luke 11:5-8