1. What is intercession?
    Praying as directed and energized by the Holy Spirit for others.
  2. Prayer Closet

    Mathew 6:6
    But thou, when thou prayest, enter into thy closet, and when thou hast shut thy door, pray to the Father which is in secret: and thy Father which seeth in secret shall reward thee openly.
  3. Time to be silent and a time to speak

    Ecclesiastes 3:7b
    Time to be silent and a time to speak
  4. Romans 11:36
    For of him, and through him, and to him, are all things: to whom be glory for ever. Amen.
  5. Jeremiah 33:3
    Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew thee great and mighty things, which though knowest not.
  6. John 10:27
    My sheep hear my voice, and I know them, and they follow me.
  7. Hebrews 7:25
    Wherefore he (Jesus) is able also to save them to the uttermost that come unto God by him, seeing he ever liveth to make intercession for them.
  8. Job 36:5
    Behold, God is mighty, and despiseth not any: he is mighty in strength and wisdom.
  9. Matthew 16:18b
    ...upon this rock I will build my church; and the gates of hell shall not prevail against it.
  10. Daniel 2:28a
    But there is a God in heaven that revealeth secrets,
  11. Job 6:14a
    to him that is afflicted pity should be shewed from his friend,...
  12. Taking seriously the persistent impressions for others could be God uttering us to pray for them.
    What are some simple steps we can take in praying for them?
    • Pray that God would:
    • -meet their needs of
    • mind, body, soul and spirit.
    • -send angelic protection
    • -give them supernatural peace,
    • direction and wisdom.
    • Engage in spiritual warfare
    • Continue until you feel the burden lifts.
  13. What are we to always pray for?
    Pray always for the seemingly impossible,
  14. What should we never do concerning our prayers?
    • Never limit God's ability or minimize the effectiveness of our prayers.
    • Never underestimate the possibility of a reversal of God's judgement through our intercession
  15. Give a bibilical example of when a person did not intercede for another?
    • Job's three friends:
    • Eliphaz the Temanite
    • Bildad the Shuhite
    • Zophar the Naamathite
    • Job 2: 11-13
  16. Why did Moses intercede for Aaron?
    • God was angry at him for building the golden calf for the people to worship and pronounced a judgment of death on him.
    • Deuteronomy 9:20
  17. When a person has received a sentence of death what biblical example do we have to intercede for that person?
    Deut 9:20 Moses for Aaron
  18. What biblical reference do we have to pray for a christian who is going through a trial (or sifting)?
    Luke 22:31-32

    Jesus prayed for Peter that his faith would not fail
  19. What biblical reference do we have when praying for someone who finds themselves in a difficult situation?
    Acts 12:7-11

    Disciples for Peter when he was in prison.
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