Lantana Grace Church
Scriptures Alone! Grace Alone! Christ Alone!

By: Lantana Grace Church | March 16, 2016

"Daniel went into his house; and his windows being open in his chamber toward Jerusalem, he kneeled upon his knees three times a day, and prayed, and gave thanks before his God" (Daniel 6:10).

Daniel's habit of private prayer was the hidden cause of all his steadiness . . . and such has been the habit of all the most eminent saints of God: they have not been content with a few cold, heartless words every morning and every night, but they have lived in a spirit of prayer, and sent up many a short earnest petition throughout the day. . . Mark well, beloved the habit of private prayer: here is the secret of that steadiness which Daniel showed in Babylon . . . We know he had all cares of government upon his shoulders; he must have been...

Category: Prayer 

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