After an afternoon spent with a friend talking deep and good things over a pot of tea why, to finish off our time together, didn't I pray?
And pray in the Spirit on all occasions with all kinds of prayers and requests. With this in mind, be alert and always keep on praying for all the Lord’s people. Eph 6:18
When I sat and listened to someone talking about how truly hard life is at the moment, instead of saying, "I will pray for you," why, then and there, didn't I pray?
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Matt 11:28
During recent weeks, when I found myself fretting over something again and again why, instead, didn't I pray?
Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. Phil 4:6
While on the phone and hearing the details of a friend's crisis or as I sat and read the email with the bad news why, on the spot, didn't I pray?
Carry each other's burdens, and in this way you will fulfill the law of Christ. Gal 6:2
When I was wronged or just plain irritated why, instead of harbouring bitter thoughts, didn't I pray?
Bless those who curse you, pray for those who mistreat you. Luke 6:28
When I was standing in the queue for all that time why, instead of staring into space blankly, didn't I pray?
Be joyful always; pray continually; give thanks in all circumstances, for this is God's will for you in Christ Jesus. 1Thes 5:16-18
Why didn't I pray?
Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up. Luke 18:1