Why Pray? R. Foster says…

blue-question-mark.jpgWhy Pray?

By focusing on this basic parent-child relationship, we get light on two of the most common problems in Petitionary Prayer.  The first is the very reasonable question of why we should ask God for things when he already knows our needs.  The most straightforward answer to this question is that God likes to be asked.  We like our children to ask us for things that we already know they need because the very asking enhances and deepens the relationship….” 

Prayer, Richard Foster, 1992, Harper Collins,  p. 181

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