Part 1 On Prayer: God is not a Magician

Part 1 On Prayer: God is not a Magician

How do you feel about prayer? Is it a waste of time? Does it make any difference? Can you look back over your life and find instances where your prayers were answered?
How about your prayers that went unanswered? How did you respond to unanswered prayer? Did you question whether you prayed “hard enough,” or “long enough,” or whether you knew how to pray at all? Did you resign yourself to believing that maybe God isn’t listening, or He has bigger fish to fry–or maybe He doesn’t exist at all? And if He does exist, why does He answer some prayers but not others? Continue reading “Part 1 On Prayer: God is not a Magician”