Jesus said in John 15:7…If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask whatever you wish, and it will be done for you.

What does it mean to remain (or abide) in Christ?

So, so to sum up, remaining in Christ means that we  consciously, every day, value Him as our source of life and stop demanding anyone else fill us up. It means that we depend on Him for everything good coming out of us and that we want His goodness coming out of us into others more than we want His goodness out of others into us. And it means that we pray whatever price is required and sacrifice whatever ambition we must in order to draw close to Him, to experience a level of union that arouses our awareness of His life within us. That’s relational prayer (Dr. Larry CrabbThe Papa Prayer61). 

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