Be Real

today's reading.
1 Kings 17:17-24    After this the son of the woman, the mistress of the house, became ill. And his illness was so severe that there was no breath left in him...

the blog.
There have been a number of times in my life where I've found myself in a pretty serious situation that I just didn't understand and there wasn't anything I could do to physically change the situation. That's basically what I see with Elijah when he discovers that the widow's son has died. Elijah can't change the situation himself but he knows God can so he cries out for help. No fluff. No pomp. No flowery words. He's just real with God.

So when's the last time you prayed that way? And what was the result? I'd love to hear your story. Tami

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