The Answer Was No

It is notable that after three requests, both Jesus and Paul concluded that God had indeed answered them, and the answer was no.  Instead of continuing to pray, fast, make promises, or commit to more discipline, each one quietly accepted God’s answer.

Duguid, Barbara; Extravagant Grace: God’s Glory Displayed in our Weakness; P&R Publishing; Philipsburg, NJ; copyright 2013; Page 126

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