God desires to be in relationship with us. One way He reaches out to us is through our prayer life. Make it a priority to pray every day. Be still, listen, bring Him your petitions, thank Him for his goodness.
"But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you." Matthew 6:6 (New International Translation)
"For where two or three gather together as my followers, I am there among them." Matthew 18:20 (New Living Translation)
"Be cheerful no matter what; pray all the time; thank God no matter what happens. This is the way God wants you who belong to Christ Jesus to live." Thessalonians 5:16 (The Message Bible)
Gateway has several times set aside each week for prayer:
Sunday mornings: 7:45 a.m. - Pray for the Worship Services and coming week (Coil Celebration Center)
Tuesday morning: 9:00 - Gateway Staff prayer time and weekly staff meeting; Lifting the needs of the congregation, staff, and our neighborhood up to God is an integral part of each week's staff meeting.
Thursday evening: 7:00 - Field of Prayer; Prayer time for the special needs of Gateway's people and the community around us.
Saturday mornings: 7:00 - Men's Prayer and Bible Study; led by Jim Davis. (Gateway's Coffee House)