Spend The Time

I was reading a book on early church history last night. The author was talking about the disciples, after Jesus ascended, and how they placed themselves in an “attitude of earnest and prayerful expectancy”. Is our prayer life filled with this expectancy? Expectancy of others being reconciled to Christ. Expectancy of spiritual renewal in our own lives. Expectancy of healing.

It is not too much to say that any church—if all the members would come together, or any considerable number of them, in a like spirit for a ten days’ prayer-meeting-might—likewise have a wonderful outpouring of the spirit. The way to divine blessing is still through prayer. –Henry Thorne Sell

The way to diving blessing is still through prayer…