The Word makes it clear that we are to pray and ask of God, that He hears and will answer us. When we pray we are to have an expectation that, if we ask according to God’s will, we will receive from Him what we ask. Every moment, God is in the process of answering prayers of those who call out to Him. We want to give God glory and encourage intercessors, by sharing some stories of what God is doing in answer to prayer. We call these God stories, because these testimonies are all about Him.
Pastor Asheesh and his JESUS film team were forced to leave the village in India. But days later, the chief called them back with a special request.
Mohammad Hadad was a Syrian Jihadist and sex-addict who beat his wife. But then Jesus came to him in a dream. Jesus told him he was on the wrong path and that He loved him.
A 16-year-old Nepalese follower of Jesus became a disciple-maker. Then she told them: “If you believe in Jesus and want to follow Him, then you should really be baptised! Are you willing to do that?”
When he arrived back home, the revolution led by Fidel Castro was in full force. Elio Fernandez was immediately flagged as a threat to the revolution and accused of working for the CIA in America. In Cuba, there was only one penalty for being an international spy – death by firing squad.
Her newborn grandson had a rare heart condition and was not expected to live. She felt as if God was saying, “I have given you a grandson and I want you to use this experience to share Jesus with others.”
With his cap in his hand, the blacksmith rose to pray. In the middle of his prayer he paused, raised his right hand to heaven, and said, “Oh God, You made a promise to pour water upon him that is thirsty and floods upon the dry ground, and Lord, it’s not happening.”