Prayer as a Way of Life - "Lord, teach us to pray"

Barry Maurer

I went ice skating with my boys a few nights ago and I watched as a fully-grown male struggled to get his feet under him, even while using a balance aid. As he watched others glide across the ice, he couldn’t grasp the basics. I wonder if Jesus disciples felt like they were struggling to get their feet under them in prayer as they watched the Master engage in it. Something prompted them to ask Him, “Lord, teach us to pray”. And boy did He! The Lord’s

Prayer teaches us the foundation, motivation and direction of every effective prayer we will ever pray.