The Pivotal Point for all of history was not the rise or fall of the Roman Empire. Neither was it the invention of the wheel. Man's ability to fly comes in at a distant position when one is describing history's pivotal point. The Renaissance, the Protestant Reformation, the Industrial Age, the World Wars and even the formation of the State of Israel all fall far beneath what is, in reality, History's Pivotal Point.
How many times have you heard it said that, "God answers prayer"? Well, this little story will relate to you that you can have confidence in your sincere prayers to Him. Sometimes, He answers after a period of time. Other times He will answer immediately. This recounting is about His answering immediately. I hope that this true story from my life brings you a deeper confidence in prayer.
Pastors are often called upon to speak on issues which touch the lives of their people even though the subject does not seem like a "spiritual" subject to the average person. But, one must be aware of the fact that everything we deal with in life has a spiritual dimension to it. The subject of today's article is charged with spiritual overtones. The subject is not a "Biblical" subject but it is one that touches the lives of people. So, I hope the readers are helped by the content.