“Again I say to you that if two of you agree on earth concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them by My Father in heaven. For where two or three are gathered together in My name, I am there in the midst of them.” (Matthew 18:19, 20)
The title of my sermon is,“The Acceptable Time of Prayer.” What does that mean? Are there some times that are more acceptable than others for offering prayers? Well, not exactly. But, it is true that Jesus said, where two or more are gathered in His name… Which means if they agree concerning anything that they ask, it will be done for them. ANYTHING!
What about that word anything? And what about the fact that Jesus says IT WILL BE DONE FOR THEM! Do you believe that? If that is true, then the whole secret to the church having power from God for answered prayer is right here in this scripture. We need to look at the conditions so we can know what Jesus means for His church…Because Jesus guarantees a positive and powerful answer to such prayers.
Will God’s remnant Church be able to access such power in these last days? Premiers on my YouTube channel at 9:00 AM EST, February 28, 2022. Watch and listen to the sermon here: https://youtu.be/tdgKmicenv4
Published by Dean C. Read
I am a follower of Jesus Christ who seeks to make Him known to those who do not yet know Him, and to make Him better known to those who do. Thus, God has led me throughout my life of now over 6 decades. I have been married to and in love with the same woman for over 38 years and we have children and grandchildren whom I also love. That does not mean my family has not been through trials. We human beings certainly know how to test and even hurt those we love. But, God Himself also knows the challenges, the trials and even the fickleness of human love. Yet, Jesus has demonstrated that God's love is sure and secure, faithful to the very end. So, yes, I love because God is love. And, I seek to make the love of God known as it should be. I am a pastor, a preacher and a teacher of God's word, the Bible. Before I became a preacher, I was a public school teacher, and before that I worked at various jobs including, painting, construction, ambulance EMT, parts assembler, and even a paperboy back in the day. In school I played trumpet in the band, was a track and cross country runner, enjoyed most subjects including History, English and Science, and yet, after graduating from high school, I struggled to find my path. Perhaps you can identify? I did not graduate with my Bachelor's degree until I was 26 years old. And yet, from an early age I knew that God was a God of love, and that He had a plan for me, if I would just be open to His leading. God has brought me through many trials, and has always been there to pick me up when I had fallen or been discouraged. And now, I hope to write in such a way to attract others to this God of love. By the way, I also enjoy camping, reading and outdoor activities, especially strolls on the beach, or hiking a mountain trail. My favorite places on earth are Sequoia National Park because of the Giant Sequoia trees, Yosemite National Park, and the jewel of Georgia known as Jekyll Island. I could tell you more; but hopefully, as you read my posts you will learn more about the God whom I love.
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