Today's Bible Reading:

Day 4 of Powerful Prayer

32 Days of Powerful Prayer

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3rd  •  A-C-T-S

Scripture for the Day: “Whatever we ask we receive from him, because we keep his commandments and do what pleases him.” (1 John 3:22)

Thought for the Day: Most everyone experiences struggles with prayer. Doing so consistently and fervently is not easy. One effective tool is the A-C-T-S paradigm. Build today’s prayers on Adoration (praising God for who he is), Confession (admitting sin), Thanksgiving (expressing gratitude), and Supplication (praying for others). The intentionality behind this strategy can greatly help you stay focused during prayer.

Seeds for Today’s Prayers: “Father, you are… I confess… I thank you for… I pray for…”

About Jason Hardin

Jason lives in southern Indiana with his wife Shelly and their three daughters. He works with the Charlestown Road church of Christ. Jason has written three books and a variety of workbooks. He's a fan of photography, baseball, mountains, wildlife, BBQ, banana pudding, and coffee. You can contact him here or connect with him on Facebook, Twitter, or Instagram.

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