God delights in our sloppy prayers!

EmiLee is currently reading A Prayling Life by Paul Miller and I found the following quote very helpful, encouraging and refreshing:

Prayer mirrors the gospel. In the gospel, the Father takes us as we are because of Jesus and gives us his gift of salvation. In prayer, the Father receives us as we are because of Jesus and gives us his gift of help. We look at the inadequacy of our praying and give up, thinking something is wrong with us. God looks at the adequacy of his Son and delights in our sloppy, meandering prayers.” – Paul Miller, A Praying Life, page 55

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