The Sin of Prayerlessness, Part 5 (The Prayer Motivator Devotional #474)

Our prayer motivator verse for today is Jeremiah 29:13 which reads: "And ye shall seek me, and find me, when ye shall search for me with all your heart."

Allow me to share with you some important insights regarding this verse from Matthew Henry's Commentary:

When the Lord pours out an especial spirit of prayer, it is a good sign that he is coming toward us in mercy. Promises are given to quicken and encourage prayer. He never said, Seek ye me in vain.

My personal encouragement to you today is this: May I lovingly encourage you to pray, pray, pray: pray for yourself, pray for your neighbour, pray for those who are already saved, pray for our governmental officials; pray for souls to be saved. And if, perhaps you are not saved, pray and ask God to save your soul. God loves you more than you love yourself and He wants to save you, so that you can begin your own prayerful relationship with Him. The Bible says, “Believe on the Lord Jesus Christ and thou shalt be saved.”

Our prayer motivator quote today is from Daniel Webster. He said: "Heaven's gates are not so highly arched as princes' palaces; they that enter there must go upon their knees."

Our prayer motivator devotional today is part 5 of our series titled "THE SIN OF PRAYERLESSNESS" from Dr. John R. Rice.


Need we prove it? First, prayerlessness is a sin since the Bible expressly calls it that. Samuel said to the children of Israel in 1 Samuel 12:23, "God forbid that I should s

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