If you had to choose, would you rather have success and purpose without personal freedom, or to be physically free and a failure?
Ever feel like you're a building project where the owner ran out of money partway through?
Do you ever feel like you're just holding on in a storm, when the wind and rain threaten to blow you out to sea?
While good results often require many tries, we are still called to keep doing our part.
Regardless of what its enemies throw at it, the body of Jesus Christ - the collection of His followers on earth - is destined to win the battle.
If other people can't help but listen to us if we are persistent enough, how much more will a God who loves us hear our requests?