“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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