Empowered By Prayer

Power of Prayer Sermon Illustration

“The things in your house work because of electricity. Electricity is an invisible power that gives you visible privileges. It turns the lights on, turns the TV on, turns the toaster on, and turns the oven on; all that stuff is working in your house because you’ve got one invisible power shooting through there called electricity. But none of those things work even though they have access to electricity until you flip on a switch. You’ve got to make a connection before the stuff that’s there works. Every believer in Jesus Christ has stuff that works,” (Tony Evans, Tony Evans’ Book of Illustrations [Chicago: Moody Publishers, 2009], 203). Prayer is like electricity because it empowers us by connecting us to the source of that power