If my people, who are called by my name, will humble themselves and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, and I will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
So, in light of all of that, I firmly believe many times we ought not pray. And I firmly believe this is one of those times. Why, you say? Because I know most of us have little desire to look foolish and crazy like John. And most of us aren’t willing to give up anything , not even everything for the cause of Christ.
But, nevertheless, I think we need to look closely at the four words of action used in 2 Chron. 7:14. The first word of action is humble. John MacArthur calls John, The Apostle of Godly Humility.
John was a humble man in love with an Almighty God and Savior Jesus Christ.
Now, let’s asked ourselves again if we are really willing to Humble ourselves?