God’s Power to Change your Life – Prayer for April 30. People often raise the question of who the true God is. We must start to show them who the real God is by demonstrating God’s power to change your life.
Bible Verse for Today
“Then you call on the name of your God, and I will call on the name of the LORD. The God who answers by fire–he is God.” Then all the people said, “What you say is good.” (1 King 18:24)
At different times in the Bible, people have questioned the people of God who their God is, how powerful he is, and what he is capable of doing.
Elijah was challenged, too, in this same manner. And he told them that the God that answers by fire would be the true God. After the prophets of Baal wasted their time and tried all they could call their God to answer, they got no result.
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But when Elijah prayed, God answered with fire. We Christians should not fear facing those questioning us about our God. We must start to show them how powerful he is.
The three Hebrews in Babylon refused to bow to an idol, yet they were unafraid to confront the king. God did not give us the spirit of fear; he gave us the spirit of power. 2 Timothy 1:7 “For the Spirit God gave us does not make us timid, but gives us power, love, and self-discipline.”
God gave us the spirit of power to show his power for people to see. He gave us the spirit of love so people can see that God is a loving God. And He is the true God who loves everybody.
The true God hears his children whenever they call on him, and he delivers them.
God’s Power to Change Your Life Prayer for Today
Lord, I thank you because you are the true God; in you, I put my trust – nobody can help me the way you have been helping me; for this, I magnify your name. So I declare God’s power to change your life.
All my challenges today, all my troubles today, and all my enemies today, show them that you are the true God and let your name be exalted in my life. Amen.
Also read: Prayer for April 29