The way many of us pray, however, is so disengaged that we are constantly letting our own thoughts interrupt us and perhaps thankful for the intermittent distractions coming from our phones.
Jesus was fully involved in prayer. He was bringing definite petitions before the Father. This was no mere ritual—it was real communication.
If not, could they this week? Let us therefore come boldly unto the throne of grace, that we may obtain mercy, and find grace to help in time of need.
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