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

Reflections in The WORD


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“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.

1. AUDIENCE is by AGENDA

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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About Anna Kristene

Wife, mother, grandmother, student, teacher, mentor who loves Jesus.
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