Two significant events have played a profound role in my observations about life and learning from the experiences we undergo as human beings. Adding these to the mix of everyday observation and learning they have been driving factors in my desire to understand life's purposes and perplexities.
What they have taught me is that you don't have to be a theologian or have a perfect understanding of who God is to get answers to prayer. Who will ever have such understanding in this life any way? A sincere desire to know Him however and seeking with real intent will hasten answers to prayer.
John 17:3 And this is life eternal, that they might know thee the only true God, and Jesus Christ, whom thou hast sent.
When I was eight years old, my mother died in an automobile crash. Of course the circumstances were tragic. My dad was now a widower at 31 with three young boys. I was the oldest. We lived about 10 miles …