The New Year is seven days away. We may look back on our lives and wished that we had accomplished more, and maybe asked ourselves-"Why wasn't this or that prayer answered?
I will step out and say: maybe it was not the Lord's will or maybe, we did not pray effectively.
For the next 7 days, starting today, I will share with you Biblical principles I have learned over the years through the teaching of the Holy Spirit, my pastor-Randy Gilbert, Kenneth E Hagin and other men and women of God; on how to PRAY EFFECTIVELY to accomplish answered prayers. This may help us greatly in 2017.
SEVEN STEPS TO ANSWERED PRAYER
Step 1-Be SPECIFIC and STAND on GOD'S PROMISES
- Decide what you want from God and find the scripture(s) that promises you these things.
- Pray according to the Word-the Bible
How many times have you heard these words or you may have even said these words-
" I am broke, "I/We have no money." I/We can't afford it." "We are poor."
Years ago the Holy Spirit rebuked me, He said- "My Word never said you are broke or you can't afford it. It says-"BUT MY GOD SHALL SUPPLY ALL YOUR NEEDS ACCORDING TO HIS RICHES IN GLORY BY CHRIST JESUS." ( Phil. 4:19)
"Say only My Word over your situation" He said, "DEATH and LIFE are in the POWER of your tongue" (Prov. 18:21) "and you will surely have what you confess, so say only MY WORD AND WATCH ME WORK , WATCH ME BRING THAT WORD TO PASS."
Let's use the GOD'S WORD to FIGHT AGAINST the devil. FIGHT FOR WHAT IS YOURS! God has given it to you.
Have you been praying about a problem/situation and have received little or no results?
Today, God is saying to you, "PRAISE ME, yes, PRAI...