The ask

You do not have, because you do not ask God. When you ask, you do not receive, because you ask with wrong motives. Jas. 4:2-3

Although spontaneous conversations with God should be a natural part of the day, it’s also good to plan time to pray and to protect that time so that we do it. Telling God our needs, hurts, and dreams helps us build loving, trusting relationships with Him. Prayer runs our motives and desires through the filter of God’s love and grace.

Lord, I’m asking…