Jesus’ Model Prayer: The Sixth Petition

In this post I am continuing a series on the Lord's Prayer. What follows are my teaching notes on the text in Matthew. I hope the blog's readers will find it helpful. Introduction: Illustration: “In a Frank and Ernest cartoon the two characters are standing before a priest and Frank asks, 'How come opportunity knocks … Continue reading Jesus’ Model Prayer: The Sixth Petition

Jesus’ Model Prayer: The Fifth Petition

In this post I am continuing a series on the Lord's Prayer. What follows are my teaching notes on the text in Matthew. I hope the blog's readers will find it helpful.Introduction: When tempted by Satan, Jesus reminded him that “man shall not live by bread alone, but by every word that proceeds from the … Continue reading Jesus’ Model Prayer: The Fifth Petition

Jesus’ Model Prayer: The Fourth Petition

In this post I am continuing a series on the Lord's Prayer. What follows are my teaching notes on the text in Matthew. I hope the blog's readers will find it helpful.Introduction: In our previous examination of the first three petitions of this prayer – that God's name be hallowed, that His Kingdom come, and … Continue reading Jesus’ Model Prayer: The Fourth Petition