Defeating Goliath, someone else’s giant, is what took David to the throne. It’s good to have your dreams, it’s good to have goals, but you need to be a part of something bigger than just you. David would have stayed in the shepherd’s fields if he didn’t find his cause. Nehemiah would have lived an ordinary life had he not found his cause.
When pleading our case, we are expected to make God’s Holy Promises, the very content of our prayers. Put The LORD in remembrance and claim the promises of God. Psalm 107:2 “Let the redeemed of The LORD SAY SO, whom He hath redeemed from the hand of the enemy.” We are to articulate all that we are in Christ.