Approached by God (III) – Prayer starts with God

A character in a novel I was recently reading claimed that St Augustine was the smartest man who ever lived. Generally I try not to pay too much attention to the opinions of fictional persons, but it got me thinking, after all, that’s a pretty big rap. Here’s a section from Book 1, Chapter 1… Continue reading Approached by God (III) – Prayer starts with God

Approached by God (II) – Prayin’ like a Pagan

So Ahab summoned all the Israelites and gathered the prophets at Mount Carmel. Then Elijah approached all the people and said, “How long will you hesitate between two opinions? If Yahweh is God, follow Him. But if Baal, follow him.” But the people didn’t answer him a word. 1 Kings 18:20-21 HCSB You know the… Continue reading Approached by God (II) – Prayin’ like a Pagan