4 Reasons the Answer to Your Prayer is Delayed

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Hope deferred makes the heart sick, but when the desire comes, it is a tree of life (Proverbs 13:12).

Waiting has never been easy.

And it could be more frustrating if it has to do with something you are asking from God. You just can’t understand why it seems your prayers are falling on deaf ears. After all, His word eloquently assures us that we’d receive if we ask.

But, scripture does give some instances of delay in receiving answers to prayers. And it also provides insight on the factors often responsible for such.

Knowing why the answer to your prayer isn’t forthcoming could help you deal with the situation better and help establish your trust in the Lord.

Here are 4 points to think about if you realize the answer to your request isn’t arriving early.

#1. A Mighty Interference from the Devil

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