“For the wages of sin is death, but the free gift of God is eternal life in Christ Jesus our Lord.” (Romans 6:23, ESV)

14/08/2022 – Evening Service: The Holy Spirit our Helper/Intercessor

Bible Readings:

1 Peter 1:22 – 2:12

Luke 11:1 – 13

Sermon Outline:

Romans 8:26–27 (NKJV)

26Likewise the Spirit also helps in our weaknesses. For we do not know what we should pray for as we ought, but the Spirit Himself makes intercession for us with groanings which cannot be uttered.

27Now He who searches the hearts knows what the mind of the Spirit is, because He makes intercession for the saints according to the will of God.

I The Holy Spirit, our helper

II The Holy Spirit, our intercessor

III The Father will hear our prayers

ACTS – Adoration, Confession, Thanksgiving, Supplication

If we would talk less, and pray more, things would have been far better.”

John Owen

Do not work so hard for Christ that you have no strength to pray, for prayer requires strength.

James Hudson Taylor

Let me burn out for God. After all, whatever God may appoint, prayer is the great thing. Oh, That I may be a man of prayer!

Henry Martyn

In prayer it is better to have a heart without words, than words without a heart.

John Bunyan

That is but poor prayer which is only one of words.

John Bunyan

The best prayers have often more groans than words.

John Bunyan

Prayer is the sweat of the soul.

Martin Luther