This is the confidence we have in approaching God: that if we ask anything according to his will, he hears us. And if we know that he hears us, whatever we ask, we know that we have what we asked of him. – 1 John 5:14-15
At last count, and this may be conservative, there are over 350 verses in the Bible dealing with prayer and most of those are promises that not only does God hear our prayers but He also answers them. Let me share with you just a few:
Love is patient, love is kind. It does not envy, it does not boast, it is not proud. It is not rude, it is not self-seeking, it is not easily angered, it keeps no record of wrongs. Love does not delight in evil but rejoices with the truth. It always protects, always trusts, always hopes, always perseveres. Love never fails. – 1 Corinthians 13:4-8
The apostle Paul’s definition of what true love is, and does, just boggles the mind. Well, mine anyway. When w...