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Praying From a Position of Sonship

Not long after I prayed to receive Jesus, I became aware that a healthy Christian life is bathed in prayer. At first, my flesh rebelled against this way of living and I decided that praying wasn't really for me. I prayed when I had to. The prayers that I prayed were full of words and void of compassion, because of the position I'd prayed from.

I read the gospels; I read about a compassionate, powerful, loving God named Jesus, who'd washed me, among many others clean and given freely his own life, so that I could receive mine. Yet still, the way he prayed to his Father wasn't the way I prayed to my Father, and his works certainly were not mine.

Read more: Praying From a Position of Sonship

READY TO LAUNCH INTO MISSION LEADERSHIP?

The OMF NZ Council is seeking expressions of interest for the leadership of our New Zealand team from 2018.

Read more: READY TO LAUNCH INTO MISSION LEADERSHIP?

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Helping churches to develop their call to world mission through resourcing and communication.

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Linking people and expertise, and profiling partner organisations in preparation for mobilisation.

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Learning options for groups and individuals through study programmes and events.

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