War Prayer - Week 2 Scripture

On January 31, 2016 Pastor Daniel preached the second message in our Words of a War Prayer series - Is Your Dad the General?

As he preached on the words “Our Father in heaven, hallowed be your name." [Matthew 6:9] he taught using many passages from the Bible that show what it's like to know that God is our Father. Click here to Listen, Watch, or Download small group notes for this message.

Here are a few of the verses he mentioned in his message.

"For we do not wrestle against flesh and blood, but against the rulers, against the authorities, against the cosmic powers over this present darkness, against the spiritual forces of evil in the heavenly places." [Ephesians 6:12]

"And this is the confidence that we have toward him, that if we ask anything according to his will he hears us." [1 John 5:14]

"And Moses said to the people, “Fear not, stand firm, and see the salvation of the Lord, which he will work for you today. For the Egyptians whom you see today, you shall never see again." [Exodus 14:13]

"But to all who did receive him, who believed in his name, he gave the right to become children of God." [John 1:12]

"And because you are sons, God has sent the Spirit of his Son into our hearts, crying, “Abba! Father!”" [Galatians 4:6]

"For you did not receive the spirit of slavery to fall back into fear, but you have received the Spirit of adoption as sons, by whom we cry, “Abba! Father!” The Spirit himself bears witness with our spirit that we are children of God," [Romans 8:15-16]

"The Lord looks down from heaven; he sees all the children of man; from where he sits enthroned he looks out on all the inhabitants of the earth," [Psalm 33:13-14]

"He will send from heaven and save me; he will put to shame him who tramples on me. God will send out his steadfast love and his faithfulness!" [Psalm 57:3]

"But I say to you, Love your enemies and pray for those who persecute you, 45 so that you may be sons of your Father who is in heaven. For he makes his sun rise on the evil and on the good, and sends rain on the just and on the unjust." [Matthew 5:44-45]

"And whenever you stand praying, forgive, if you have anything against anyone, so that your Father also who is in heaven may forgive you your trespasses." [Mark 11:25]

"If you then, who are evil, know how to give good gifts to your children, how much more will your Father who is in heaven give good things to those who ask him!" [Matthew 7:11]