COURSE OBJECTIVES

Upon conclusion of this course you will be able to:

  • Define prayer.
  • Explain how prayer is answered.
  • Summarize the role of prayer in the life of Jesus Christ.
  • Identify the levels of prayer.
  • Identify the different types of prayer.
  • Define intercessory prayer.
  • Explain the Biblical basis of the believer’s ministry as an intercessor.
  • Identify Jesus Christ as our model for intercession.
  • Describe how intercession is done.
  • Explain why intercession is important.
  • Use spiritual resources for intercession, including delegated power and authority, binding and loosing, the Name of Jesus, the blood of Jesus, and fasting.
  • Explain how to intercede.
  • Summarize principles for effective intercession.
  • Identify what to intercede for.
  • Use the promises of God to intercede.
  • Identify and eliminate hindrances to effective intercession.
  • Know when not to pray.
  • Provide Scriptural references for the model prayer.
  • Explain why the Lord’s prayer is actually a prayer of intercession.
  • Recite the model prayer from memory.
  • Use the model prayer as a guide for intercession.
  • Define revival.
  • Explain how we can prepare for revival.
  • Recognize when revival is needed.
  • Identify evidences of a backslidden condition.
  • Summarize Biblical principles of revival.
  • Identify obstacles to revival.
  • Explain how to use “God’s revival plan” to intercede for revival.
  • Make a plan for organized prayer.
  • Create a personal prayer manual.
  • Engage in international intercession.
  • Identify problems and solutions for getting started and keeping going.
  • Commit yourself to the ministry of intercession.