Have you ever felt helpless when wishing to assist someone in need? We have one gift that is always appropriate—intercession, that is, praying for others. A great truth we learn from this and other biblical passages: God responds to the earnest pleas of his friends.

Knowing this, let’s probe further, noting some of the qualities Abraham exhibited that helped make his intercession effective. 
We would do well to learn these four keys to intercession…