I believe that prayers are answered; maybe not always to our liking or to our understanding, but whether it’s a yes, no, maybe, not now, not yet, or even “I’m sorry”, there is an answer. This chapter tells of some of the answered prayers I’ve experienced.
Chapter Nineteen – My Answered Prayers
My sister and I had spent the better part of our childhood in foster homes, and for some reason, when we finally went to live with our mother, I became aware of how precious life was.
“Please God, don’t let my mother die until I am grown up and have a family of my own.”
I somehow believed that would make a huge difference in the hurt level. That prayer was also answered. I was thirty-six years old, and the mother of five children when Mom died suddenly of a brain aneurysm in her fifty-ninth year……
“According to your faith will it be done to you…”(Matthew 9:29)
Tomorrow – The Time I Asked God for a Sports Car – A Lesson in Things Hoped For