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"Lord, teach us to pray...." (Luke 11:1)

Remarkable Remarks - Prayer

Pastor Ha - Vietnam:

"My simple theology is: 
If you have problems: pray 
If you have many problems: pray more."

Unknown:

"God does not lay a burden on our back to break our neck, but to get us on our knees."

John Bunyan (from jail):

"Were it lawful, I could pray for greater trouble for greater comfort sake."

Phillip Brooks:

"I do not pray for a lighter load, but for a stronger back."

Unknown:

"If your problems are too small to pray for, they are also too small to worry about."

William Cowper:

"Satan trembles when he sees, the weakest saint upon his knees."

"Lord, teach us to pray...." (Luke 11:1)

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Day by Day with the Persecuted Church
compiled by Jan Pit with a forward by Brother Andrew (paperback, revised 2000)

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