But certainly God has heard me; He has attended to the voice of my prayer. – Psalm 66:19
When He answers yes, it’s easy to say, “Praise the Lord!” But when He says otherwise, we have a hard time finding reasons to praise Him.
Although He never promised a “yes” to every prayer, He did promise anything according to His will. That’s a good thing, considering some of the things we request!
I don’t know about you, but looking back, I’m kind of glad He didn’t give me some of the things I’ve prayed for. I can truly say without a doubt God knew best and He wanted the best for me, even when I was willing to settle for less.
Sometimes we pray for things over and over and over not knowing that God may have answered our prayer a long time ago. So how do you know if God has answered your prayer?
There are many means the Lord uses to answer our prayers.
Here are 5 Ways to Know It’s an Answer From God…
1. Through the help or intervention of someone else.
This is the most common. Your friends and family may provide the resource, but never forget that God is the SOURCE from which all blessings flow.