You’ve got to have a motive and objective to that

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Now, when Jesus said, “If you ask the Father anything in My name, I’ll do it,” now that’s just right straight down off of the shoulder. “I will do it.” And He was-- Now, it’s on conditions: if you’ll believe when you ask.

Now, in Mark 11:22 we find out that Jesus said, “If you say to this mountain, ‘Be thou plucked up and cast into the sea,’ and don’t doubt, but believe that what you have said will come to pass; you can have what you’ve said,” See?

Now, the thing-- You just couldn’t get out here and say, “Mountain, move down.” You’ve got to have a motive and objective to that. You see? And that-- You’ve got to find out first if it’s the will of God, and then your motive and objective to the will of God, and then, speak to it, and stand there; it’ll come down (Yes, you see?), if you get the conditions right. But you’ve got to have the conditions right.

-- Brother Branham
January 20, 1962