A Life of Good Report
Today, many believers obtain a good report because of their donations and their gifts and talents. But there are few who obtain a good report because of their great faith or great prayer life. Today, as much as at any time, we need followers of God to have great faith and powerful prayer.
These are the two most important virtues that make men great in the eyes of God. These two things create spiritual success in the life and work of the church. It should be our main concern to see that we keep this kind of quality faith before God.
And these all, having obtained a good report through faith, received not the promise
Excerpts from The Power of Prayer, written by E.M Bounds