NextLevel Online: Prayer

Session 1: How to Learn to Pray

In this first session, we find out where to begin learning how to pray.


Classroom Instructions

Materials: Lesson Outline

Opening Thoughts

Two Framing Observations

  • Prayer is _____________________________.

    • Biblical Examples –

    • Biblical Commands –

    • Biblical Invitation –

  • Prayer is _____________________________.

Where to Begin

  • Who can teach us to pray? (Luke 11:1; Matthew 6:5-15)

  • Key Insight: The only way to learn to pray is…

Challenge: Set a timer for five minutes and pray.

Questions for Discussion and Reflection

  • How satisfied are you with your current prayer life? Why?

  • What is the easiest aspect of prayer for you? What makes prayer challenging for you?

  • How would you feel and what would you say if someone asked you to teach them to pray?

  • What did you pray about for your five minutes?

  • What do you hope to get out of this series? What role do you play in obtaining that goal?

About NextLevel Online

The vision of Ozark Christian College is to glorify God by evangelizing the lost and edifying Christians worldwide. The mission of Ozark Christian College is to train men and women for Christian service as a degree-granting institution of biblical higher education.