Prayer

What Is the Significance of "Laying Hands" on Someone in Prayer?

You’ve probably heard the term “laying on of hands” before in various Christian circles. It’s a common phrase, but perhaps not as commonly understood. Some denominations practice it regularly, such as Pentecostalism, while others shy away from it completely. Still others warn against the concept, calling it pagan or dangerous. But according to Scripture, the laying on of hands isn’t as eerie or mystical as it might sound. 

How and Why Do I Pray 'in Jesus’ Name?'

Prayer is a beautiful and undeserved privilege. What an honor to come to God, bringing our petitions to him. But let us beware of asking “wrongly, to spend it on your passions.”

10 Prayers to Help You Exchange Anxiety and Fear for Peace

We do not overcome the effects of ‘the news’ by denying or ignoring the evil in our world that causes such intense emotions, but rather by applying scriptural truth to circumstances and responding biblically.

What does the Bible say about fear and anxiety; and what might we pray to the Lord based on those Scriptures that can help us exchange toxic emotions for God’s wondrous peace?

7 Ways Christians Pray Like Pharisees

Prayer can be one of our most powerful weapons to commune with God. When we pray with humility and care for others, we become less like Pharisees and more like the body of Christ.

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