Matthew 7:7 NIV “Ask and it will be given to you;
James 4:2 NIV You do not have because you do not ask God.
James 4:3 NIV When you ask, you do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives, that you may spend what you get on your pleasures.
1 Chronicles 4:10 Now Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, “Oh that You would bless me indeed and enlarge my border, and that Your hand might be with me, and that You would keep me from harm that it may not pain me!” And God granted him what he requested.
“Oh that You would bless me indeed.”
- Asking for IMPARTED FAVOR .
“Oh that You would enlarge my territory.”
- Asking for IMPACTING INFLUENCE .
“Oh that Your hand would be upon me.”
Joshua 4:24 “He did this so that all the peoples of the earth might know that the hand of the Lord is powerful
Acts 11:21 The Lord’s hand was with them, and a great number of people believed and turned to the Lord.
- Asking for INEXPLICABLE RESULTS .
“Oh that You would keep me from harm.”
- Asking for INVINCIBLE ARMOR .
And God granted him what he requested