The Lie I Once Believed About Prayer

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As a young teenager, I would take my dog for a walk in the back fields behind my house. Many times, I would sit on a rock in the tall grass and talk to God. I always looked at the sky and imagined Him up there. But my prayers felt more like wishes and I wasn’t sure whether He actually heard me.

We prayed The Our Father (Lord’s Prayer) before every meal but I never took the time to understand the…



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