Hindrances To Answered Prayers!

 

            HINDRANCES  TO ANSWERED PRAYER!                                                                    By Pastor Doug Winne                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          

1.        Unconfessed or undealt with sin.  Joshua 7:10; Isaiah 1:11-17; 59:2; Micah 3:4

2.        Not asking according to God’s will but only according to our own will.  James 4:3; 1  

   John 5:14

3.       Unbelief/doubt.  Matthew 17:20; 21:21; Mark 11:24; James 1:6, 5:15

4.       Not abiding (remaining) in Christ.  John 15:7

5.       Bad relations with a spouse or someone else.  Matthew 6:14-15; 1 Peter 3:7

6.       Lack of fervency/boldness/persistence in prayer.  Luke 11:5-10; 18:1-8; Hebrews 4:16

7.       Lack of humility.  Matthew 6:5-6; Luke 18:9-14

8.       Failure to ask or to ask specifically.  Matthew 7:7-11; James 4:2

9.       Lack of clear mind and self-control.  1 Peter 4:7

10.     Not asking in Jesus’ name.  John 14:13-14

11.     Disregard for/not listening to God’s Word.  Proverbs 28:9; Zechariah 7:13

12.     Lack of concern for justice and those in need.  Isaiah 58:6-9

13.     An unforgiving spirit.  Mark 11:25

14.     A standing injustice.  2 Samuel 21:1-14