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Pray This Way: The Divine Pattern of Righteous Prayer, Part 5

October 19, 2014 Pastor: John Fonville Series: The Divine Pattern of Righteous Prayer

Topic: The Lord's Prayer Scripture: Matthew 6:5–6:15

Pray This Way: The Divine Pattern of Righteous Prayer

Part 5

Text: Matthew 6:5-15


I. Jesus condemns unrighteous prayer. 6:5-8

II. Jesus Commends Righteous Prayer (6:9-13)

   A. Righteous prayer focuses on the adoption of the Father. v. 9b

  B. Righteous prayer focuses on the honor of the Father. v. 9c


C. Righteous prayer focuses on the kingdom of the Father. v. 10a

    1. What is the kingdom?

        a. The Pattern of the Kingdom, Genesis 1-2

        b. The Perished Kingdom, Genesis 3

        c. The Promised Kingdom, Gen. 3:15; 12-17

        d. The Partial Kingdom, Gen. 18-2 Kings

        e. The Prophesied Kingdom— The Latter Prophets (Isa., Jer., Ezek., Dan.), 12 Minor Prophets, and Ezra,     

            Nehemiah, Esther

        f. The Presented Kingdom (4 Gospels)

        g. The Proclaimed Kingdom- Acts-Rev. 20

        h. The Perfected Kingdom (Rev. 21-22)


“The kingdom of the world has become the kingdom of our Lord and of His Christ, and He shall reign forever and ever.” Revelation 11:15


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