I went to a writing seminar and was given the assignment to write 100 short stories pertaining to our own lives by the end of summer. So, I decided to write 100 Answers to Prayer. I thought I’d post a few of them. I love hearing how God has worked in other peoples’ lives and thought these might be an encouragement to someone else as well.
These are true stories about my crazy life. 🙂 Some people don’t believe that there is a God or that He answers prayer. I hope these stories challenge you to pray and find out for yourself.
wave of panic fell over me. I realized
as I looked around my house, that I had fallen asleep the night before without
picking up. The house was a mess, as
usual. I was tired, overwhelmed, and 6 months pregnant with our third child.
afternoon. We had been trying to sell
the house for the last 5 months so we could move in to the new one that was
almost done being built. I didn’t know
how I was going to get it all done by 2pm.
I was tired of cleaning the house for showings and I was ready to plop
on the floor and give up. I needed help.
cry out to Him when we are in distress.
They said to picture God having a line of ambulances waiting, and that
when we called on Him, he sent one down from heaven. As I squinted into the mirror in my bathroom
that morning, I looked up to heaven and said out loud, “Help!”
in the world was ringing my doorbell at 8 o’clock in the morning? I opened the door and it was my
babysitter. Just then I remembered that
I had recently asked her to start coming twice a week instead of once a week.