7 “When you pray, don’t babble on and on as the Gentiles do. They think their prayers are answered merely by repeating their words again and again. — Matt. 6:7 NLT
Lots of us often have trouble putting into words what we want to say to God in our prayer times. It helps me to think of it as a conversation that a small child would have with their parents. I can tell God anything that is on my heart in any respectful words that I choose and He will listen patiently. He desires that time of fellowship with us. He already knows what we want to ask and He already knows His answer. The purpose of the prayer is to let us know what He already knows. How does He do that, if we just put our list of “wants/needs” before Him and go our way? Remember prayer is not a speech, it is a conversation and God has something to say to you. He doesn’t need to think about it overnight, He already has the answer.and understands it perfectly. Spend some time just marinating in His presence and God will reveal His answer in His own time. Lean on Jesus and know that He will never leave you nor forsake you.
“The Gospel has come to you because it’s on its way to someone else.” – Anonymous