This scripture took me back quite of few years. When I was struggling with a problem, I would open my red letter Bible to the New Testament to one of the four Gospels.
I would begin to pray, then read Jesus' words. It would be as if we were actually conversing. Let me give you an example.
As a new believer, I once had a ministry in which I gave Scripture Jars to encourage others. I called them "Jars of Hope". At one point I was unsure if I should continue with this ministry. So, naturally I went to my LORD in prayer. This was many years ago, so I will share my experience to the best of my ability and recollection. It went something like this:
"LORD, do I continue with this ministry?"
Jesus replied, "They do not need to go away. You give them something to eat." Matthew 14:16
(In John 6:35 Jesus states He is the bread of life. Then Jesus declared,