Contributed by David Seeley on Aug 4, 2004
What did Jabez expect from God when he prayed?
What did he receive from God? Examine with me the prayer of Jabez and how his example of faith can help increase our faith.
The Prayer of Jabez
Text: I Chronicles 4:9-10 And Jabez was more honorable than his brethren: and his mother called his name Jabez, saying, Because I bare him with sorrow. And Jabez called on the God of Israel, saying, Oh that thou wouldest bless me indeed, and enlarge my coast, and that thine