What is the last thing you prayed for? Were you being bold? Were you being self-less? Did what you asked for glorify God?
How often do we pray with boldness? No, I mean with real boldness…?
Do we ask God for big things, as opposed to routine things? Do we ask God to take the battle right to the enemy, or to win great victories for His church?
Are our prayers full of the request that His will be done and are they self-less?
For most of us, when we pray our prayers tend to center on what we want and they often don’t really go all that far, but those aren’t really the kinds of prayers you see in the Bible, for there, prayers tend to be directed towards God’s purposes and they seek great deeds.
Save me, O God, by your name;
vindicate me by your might.
Hear my prayer, O God;
listen to the words of my mouth.
Here are words of boldness, of purpose and words…
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