Something I learnt last night.

About prayer.

To many, the act of praying can sometimes mislead us into subconsciously presenting a wish list to our God.

But in fact, it never should be that way. Praying is supposed to be an act of faith. An act to build a relationship with our Creator. To know that He is in control. To know that He is God – and a Mighty One indeed. Far greater than the things that concerns us in our earthly life.

Because our stories are already written in His books. Because only He knows what is best for us. What is our wish list, compared to His plans for us written in His books?

His ways are indeed higher than our ways.

And the best prayers are praying for His will to be done in our lives.

Romans 8:28 And we know that in all things God works for the good of those who love him, who have been called according to his purpose.


One Response to “Something I learnt last night.”

  1. “Prayer is not asking. It is a longing of the soul. It is daily admission of one’s weakness. It is better in prayer to have a heart without words than words without a heart.”

    – Mahatman Gandhi

    “There is a vast difference between saying prayers and praying.”

    – Unknown

    “To be a Christian without prayer is no more possible than to be alive without breathing.”

    – Martin Luther King, Jr.

    “Pray as though everything depended on God. Work as though everything depended on you.”

    – Saint Augustine

    “Courage is fear that has said its prayers.”

    – Dorothy Bernard

    “Pray, and let God worry”

    – Martin Luther

    Praying with you for His will in our lives.

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