Persevering in Prayer

Persevering in Prayer Jo Miller

In these uncertain times in which we live, it is very easy for life’s circumstances to become overwhelming and rob us of our peace. With so many things to distract us, it’s easy to lose focus of the One who brings us life and the peace we so desperately need.

What and to whom do we turn to when circumstances feel hopeless? We as believers know we can turn to prayer, but  what happens when our prayers seem to go unanswered, or our circumstances worsen? We feel our spiritual strength  begin to wane and he questions mount up. Why does it sometimes take years of prayer for answers to be seen? Do I need  to convince God that my prayers are valid or worthy of consideration? Are our prayers simply to motivate the Lord to act? What happens when we pray?

Read the full article here: September ’23 Issue 24