Prayer isn’t just an individual’s communion with God. The corporate expression of prayer can take many forms which we’ll explore in future blogs, but today we will delve into the Sacred Assembly.
During times of national crisis, Israel gathered to cry out to the Lord for repentance and for help in times of need. My favorite account is when Jehoshaphat faced a huge army. Instead of consulting his generals, he turned to the Lord, proclaimed a fast, and gathered the people. In his prayer he said, “…we have no power against this great multitude that is coming against us; nor do we know what to do, but our eyes are upon You.” (2 Chron 20:12). The short version of the story is that Read more »