When Prayer Seems Unanswered
In Matthew 16:13-20, Simon Peter declares Jesus is the Messiah they’ve long waited for. As a result of his bold faith, Jesus changed his name to Peter (which means “rock”). Jesus then declared He would build His church upon Himself. This radical exchange reveals several things about the church triumphant.
Because we live in a world that does not hold to Christian beliefs, you must be prepared to give an answer for not only what you believe, but why you believe it! First Peter 3:15 says, “be ready always to give an answer to every man that asketh you a reason of the hope that is in you with meekness and fear." Do you want to have an answer? Then this is the series for you.