It happened again. God’s been listening in on my thoughts. A friend was heavy on my heart the other day. We hadn’t seen each other in months. But during my quiet time, she crossed my mind. I even jotted her name down on my prayer list. I breathed a quick prayer. “Lord, I sense Sandra (not her real name) is in trouble. You know what she needs, so be with her.” End of conversation. Not a very eloquent prayer.
But minutes later, I got a text. An urgent crisis had erupted in Sandra’s family. After hanging up the phone, I paused. How amazing to get the nudge to pray followed by the phone call. Maybe you’ve had a similar experience. Then it dawned on me. Perhaps I had just seen God at work. Continue reading