For those whom he foreknew he also predestined to be conformed to the image of his Son, in order that he might be the firstborn among many brothers. And those whom he predestined he also called, and those whom he called he also justified, and those whom he justified he also glorified.
Persevering Prayer, A Testimony
Have you ever been burdened to pray for a person or place and that burden stays with you year after year. Jesus told parables so that we would be encouraged to pray always and not lose heart (Luke 18:1), may this testimony also play that role in your life.