Be careful what you pray for! : Be careful what you pray for!
Ask, and it shall be given you; seek, and ye shall find; knock, and it shall be opened unto you.
This is a very practical technique of prayer. It works amazingly!
One reason we do not get answers to our prayers is that we ask, but do not really expect to receive.
We are expert askers, but inexpert receivers.
This spirituals formula tells us to ask and then immediately conceive of ourselves as receiving.
For example, to be free from fear, ask the Lord to free you.
Then believe that He has immediately done so.
The minute you ex...