John 15:7 If you abide in me, and my words abide in you, ask for whatever you wish, and it will be done for you. [NRSV]
If you “accept and act in accordance with” Jesus what He says will establish a relationship of life between Himself and you. What makes that matter is this reality: Jesus IS God. The first assurance of John 15:7 is when you “abide” with Jesus, God Himself is alive within you and He understands the reality of whatever you ask. That makes His answer perfect for what He knows you need. The second assurance is God’s answer comes with a greater blessing “if you abide in” Jesus and let his words “abide in you.” Your relationship of life with Jesus makes you living evidence of the glory of God.