Manayunk Congregation

4101 Freeland Ave, Philadelphia, PA

Sundays, 8:30, 10:00, & 11:30am

Service times

Center City Congregation

1336 Spring Garden St, Philadelphia, PA

Becoming a Praying Family

Prayer is the means by which we abide and remain vitally connected to Jesus Christ. Therefore, apart from becoming a praying people there will be no lasting disciple-making fruit to the glory of God. In order to make disciples to the glory of God, we believe Citylight needs to become a praying family.

Manayunk Sermons

A praying family experiences the fullness of joy by loving one another as Christ loves us.

Resources:

John 15:12-17
Pillar NT Commentary (John) by DA Carson
Baker Exegetical NT Commentary (John) by Andreas Kostenberger

A praying family puts Jesus prayer-promises into practice by abiding in Jesus, absorbing Jesus' words, and asking whatever we wish.

Resources:

John 15:7
A Praying Life by Paul Miller
Pillar New Testament Commentary (John) by DA Carson
Baker Exegetical Commentary (John) Andreas Kostenburger

A praying family abides in Jesus. In this sermon we explore four convictions we must share if our church is going to become a praying family

Resources:

John 15:1-5
Pillar New Testament Commentary (John) by DA Carson
Baker Exegetical Commentary (John) by Andreas Kostenburger
Union with Christ by Rankin Wilsbourne

Center City Sermons