Why is there no outward blessing from God in the Church?

Within the evangelical, reformed Church throughout the western world today, the question is often asked, why do we seem so powerless? and why is there no outward blessing from God? Part of the answer is the lack of prayer. There is a strong biblical link between powerlessness and prayerlessness in the church.

This short explanation examines the words in 1st Peter chapter 3…

“That your prayers be not hindered.”