I want you to know, brothers, that what has happened to me has really served to advance the gospel, so that it has become known throughout the whole imperial guard and to all the rest that my imprisonment is for Christ. And most of the brothers, having become confident in the Lord by my imprisonment, are much more bold to speak the word without fear.
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.