What to Pray for

St. Andrew’s Cathedral

Phillip is the Dean of Sydney at St Andrew's Cathedral, Australia and regularly preaches at the 10:30am gathering.

Originally Published:
6th March 2005

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Series: Christian Prayer (4 of 5)
Bible passage: Philippians 4:1-23

Date: 06/03/2005

Outline

		1	The Problem of Prayer


2 	God's Aspirations

	a	the plan (Eph 1:8-10, 1 Thess 5:23-24, 2 Thess 1:5-12)

	b	the promises (Rom 10:13,  James 1:5-6)

	c	the commands (Ex 20:1:17,  Matt 6:33, Phil 4:8, 1 Tim 2:1-2)

	d	the prayers of Jesus  (Matt 11:27, Mk 14:32-42, Lk 11:1-4, John 17)

	e	the prayers of Paul (Col 1:9-12, Phil 1:9-11)


3	Our Anxieties

	a	the Christian mind (Rom 12:1-2, Phil 4:8 Col 3:1-17)

	b	none about anything (Matt 6:25-34, Phil 4:6)

	c	with thanksgiving (Phil 4:6, Col 4:2,  1 Tim 2:1)

	d	everything (Phil 4:6, 1 Pet 5:7)

	e	the promise (Phil 4:7, 1 Thess 5:23-24)
	
	f	the example of Paul (Phil 4:11-13, 2 Cor 12:7-10)
	
	g	the example of Jesus (Mk 14:32-42, Heb 5:8-8)


4	Conclusions