Reach Out and Touch Him

“Again I say unto you, That if two of you shall agree on earth as touching any thing that they shall ask, it shall be done for them of my Father which is in heaven” (Matt. 18:19, KJV, emphasis mine).

This verse has been stirring in my heart today. I feel Holy Spirit’s emphasis on the word “touching.” I believe that this contains a gem of revelation for us about prayer.

Sometimes we overcomplicate the idea of praying. Daddy wants us to keep it simple. Remember, He has called us to childlikeness. Children are not complicated in the way they make requests of their parents. When the parents have nurtured their child according to God’s design, spontaneous and deep trust results. The little one simply approaches her parents with innocent expectation, expressing her need. This is how we are to pray.

“Touching any thing they shall ask.” Touching — what is a godly touch? It is contact between two beings, in a soft and gentle way. When you pray, simply reach out with your faith and touch Daddy. With one hand, touch your petition, your need. With the other, touch Him. Touch Him with Continue reading Reach Out and Touch Him