Have you ever tried to make yourself look important? Maybe a better question would be, “When was the last time you tried to make yourself look important?” We are taught by the world that the path forward is always up and to the right. But in the upper room, Jesus introduced a different way.
Prayer can be a challenging thing. If we are brand new to it, it can be awkward and clunky. We can pray all our lives and still wonder if it works. Regardless of our experience, most of us have the same question: how do we get it right? Well, Jesus directly addressed this. He said, “this is how you should pray…”. And what he describes over the next few verses is something far more than words.