But the paradox is – He does it on His terms, not ours. One can have moments of doubts, uncertainty, and a struggle with believing. Help my unbelief.” Faith does not come from ignorance. Desperation can be a powerful driver. Regardless of how certain your convictions, How focus your faith, and How resolved you are in your resolutions. The only thing left is to admit that there is God and He does act in our life. We’ve heard stories from people we know, read about events that can’t be rationally explained. It is a simple prayer. Lord, Help My Unbelief Ken Trivette Mark 9:14-24 Outline 1. A Call to Worship: Alleluia Straightway the father of the child cried out, and said, “I believe; help thou mine unbelief” (Mark 9:22-24). Faith … The child suffered terribly from a “dumb spirit” according to Mark 9:17-22. It is a prayer acknowledging that without God we cannot believe as we ought to believe. A Prayer to Build Us a) A Prayer to Pray Contritely b) A Prayer to Pray Continually 1. 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