- For indeed [Methodists]* pray without ceasing. Not that they are always in the house of prayer; though they neglect no opportunity of being there. Neither are they always on their knees, although they often are, or on their face, before the Lord their God. Nor yet are they always crying aloud to God, for many times 'the Spirit intercedes with sighs too deep for words.' Their heart is ever lifted up to God, at all times and in all places. In this they are never hindered, much less interrupted, by any person or thing. In retirement or in all their thoughts; they walk with God continually, having the loving eye of their minds still fixed upon him, and everywhere seeing him that is invisible.
Wednesday, July 7, 2010
What Does it Really Mean to Pray without Ceasing?
Just ask John Wesley, who wrote: