Skip to comments.Today's Word with Joel Osteen - May 15, 2013 [Devotional]
Posted on 05/15/2013 3:46:42 AM PDT by Vision
Now all glory to God, who is able, through his mighty power at work within us, to accomplish infinitely more than we might ask or think. (Ephesians 3:20, NLT)
Today's Word from Joel and Victoria
When was the last time you asked God to do something impossible, something out of the ordinary? I believe that one reason we dont see God do great things is because we only ask Him for small things. Most people pray over their food, pray for protection, or pray for wisdom. Thats all good, but dont limit what God can do. There should be something youre praying about, something that youre asking for that is beyond you, something that you cant accomplish in your own strength. Do you dare to ask?
Your dreams may look impossible. You dont have the funding or the connections, but God is saying, I dare you to ask Me to bring it to pass. I dare you to ask Me to show you a flood of My favor.
All through the scripture, we see people doing this. Elisha prayed that it wouldnt rain, and for three and a half years there was no rain. Joshua prayed for more daylight, and God stopped the sun. Follow their example and step out in faith. Dare to ask, dare to believe God, and see His mighty hand move on your behalf!
A Prayer for Today
Father, today I give praise and glory to You because You are worthy, You are able, and You are at work in me. I dare to ask for the impossible, to believe that You can accomplish infinitely more than I could ever ask or think in Jesus name. Amen.