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Prayer's Biggest Secrets Revealed - Part 1 (2 of 4)
Series: Rock Your World
Pastor Jeff Schreve
Well, if you have your Bibles, please turn to Matthew chapter 6.
How many have ever seen the television show, "Magic's Biggest Secrets Revealed?" Have you ever watched that? That is the coolest show. You know, I was thinking just today about a time in my life. I think I was about 8 or 9 years old. My grandfather took me to a magic shop, my brother and me. And my brother really liked magic tricks. And so we went to this little shop in Los Angeles. And I just thought it was the coolest thing. And I thought magicians were just like the greatest thing in the world. And then the guy behind the counter was showing off some tricks, you know, because my grandfather said, "Jeff, I'll buy you a trick." And so he showed us several different ones. And I remember there was this one little trick where this ball went up and down. And, I thought, Man, that is just, that's amazing. That's the one I want to buy. And so we bought that one. And once you bought it, then he would show you the trick, how it worked. Then, once I saw how the trick worked, I was like, "Wow, that's not quite as exciting as what I thought." And that's the way Magic's Biggest Secrets are. You know, you watch them cause an elephant to disappear, or something like that, and you're like, "Wow, how in the world did they do that?" Then, when they show you how they do that, you say, "Well, that's not that hard." Now it's really hard to pull it off so that people go, "Wow!" just like the magic trick when I got it at, at 8 or 9 years old and I did it. It wasn't quite like the way the guy did it behind the counter. But tonight we want to talk about prayer. We're in a series on prayer called, "Rock Your World." And we want to talk about "Prayers Biggest Secrets Revealed."
Have you ever been with someone who prayed, or maybe you're in a prayer meeting, and there's one or two people, they pray di ...
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