It is very disheartening when we don’t receive answers to prayers, we begin to wonder if prayers are actually even necessary at all, most times, we doubt and question our relationship with God. Have you ever had to question God’s words in Matthew 7:7, “ask and it shall be given unto you, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you”? Or even in Isaiah 65:24, “…before they call, I will answer; while they are yet speaking, I will hear”? When we don’t get answers to our requests, we begin to wonder if he has ignored us. Continue reading “Why God Hasn’t Answered Your Prayers (Yet)”
Have you always wanted to spend an hour or even more in prayer? I hear people say “Prayer is hard”, and I’m just like, “really? Isn’t it just to talk to God? We all talk”. I realized the “hardness” is in the aspect of consistency and steadfastness. Once it’s a part of you, you would never want to go a day without engaging in it.
I’ve always had the desire to spend a quality time in prayer, up until recently, I’d pray for up to 10 minutes, asking God for all I want preceded by thanksgiving and asking for forgiveness of sins, then…nothing else comes to mind, so I just conclude. Continue reading “How to spend an hour in Prayer”