Pray for us, for we are sure that we have a good conscience, desiring to conduct ourselves honorably in all things.
Through Him then, let us continually offer up a sacrifice of praise to God, that is, the fruit of lips that give thanks to His name.
"And whatever you ask in My name, that will I do, that the Father may be glorified in the Son.
Douglas Steere said:
There can be no complete prayer life that does not return to the point from which we began -- the prayer is a response to the outpouring love and concern with which God lays seige to every soul.
I love that imagery. God lays seige to us which compels us to respond in prayer. God HAS laid seige to you -- respond to Him.