Prayer as discipleship (Luke 11:1-13).
We should expect God to "show up" and do awesome and miraculous things in us and in our congregation while we worship.
God responds to the prayers of the saints and sends cataclysmic judgments upon the earth.
God's goal is repentance, not "acceptance" of the gospel Jonah 3:5-10
Learn to tell a story about your own experiences with Jesus (even the bad ones)
Jonah's prayer in the midst of distress
Ex. Ch. 30:1-21 The incense altar, laver