God Says “Yes” to our Prayers when we say “Yes” to His Will

Reflections in The WORD


“And this is the confidence that we have in Him, that, if we ask any thing according to His will, He heareth us: And if we know that He hear us, whatsoever we ask, we know that we have the petitions that we desired of Him.” ~ 1 John 5:14-15

These verses of Scripture assure us that God hears ALL our requests and gives us whatever we have requested… BUT there is a “catch”, there is a caveat. Namely, we must ask “according to His will”: The guarantee of God’s audience and of a positive response is only for those requests made “according to His will”.

These assertions have significant implication for the prayer life of a Believer. Let us examine two of them.


We don’t come to God on our agenda, we come to God on His agenda. With modern-day casualness, we seem to…

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