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answers to prayer Quotes

Six of the best book quotes about answers to prayer
  1. #1
    “They bowed their heads together as Louie prayed. If God would quench their thirst, he vowed, he’d dedicate his life to him. The next day, by divine intervention or the fickle humors of the tropics, the sky broke open and rain poured down. Twice more the water ran out, twice more they prayed, and twice more the rain came.”
  2. #2
    “Is there some part of your life which you are refusing to surrender at his behest, some sinful passion, maybe, or some animosity, some hope, perhaps your ambition or your reason? If so, you must not be surprised that you have not received the Holy Spirit, that prayer is difficult, or that your request for faith remains unanswered.”
  3. #3
    “What God gives in answer to our prayers will always be the thing we most urgently need, and it will always be sufficient.”
  4. #4
    “God answers all prayers, but sometimes his answer is ‘no’.”
  5. #5
    “At one of the most painful times of his life, Jesus prayed three times without any noticeable response from God (Matthew 26:39–44). It is as if God is helping us to truly own our pleas, wishes, and desires—to want them deeply, from the heart, rather than casually or offhandedly.”
  6. #6
    “The ultimate answer, then, to the problem of pain is a person. It’s God himself.”