This is an excerpt from my book Purpose of Prayer. You can get it as an e-book at mywebsite.
1. Prayer is God’s idea as the way to acquire salvation. Whether it is verbal prayer or a silent prayer of the heart, God has designed that salvation will come to us when we cry out to Him in prayer. For He has said in His Word, “Whoever will call upon the name of the Lord will be saved” (Rom. 10:13). Hence, God has made prayer a tool that gives expression to our faith and works it out. Therefore, our prayer of faith acquires salvation—as we ask Jesus into our heart and He comes in and redeems us from our sins.
2. Prayer is God’s idea as the means for His will to be carried out in accordance with His great plan. God has planned from eternity…
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