What do you pray for?
VisDare at Anonymous Legacy – 150 word story to accompany the visual prompt.
Be Careful What You Pray For
I did the best thing I knew to do when I lost my job – I prayed. I know now that I prayed all wrong.
I asked God for help. I asked Him for employment. I asked if He could see His way through to give me a job that I could work my up to the head of something. I prayed that I might end up the main man at the top of the pack.
I was kidding, naturally, but too late…
He came roaring back with this. It was probably the word “main” that got twisted up in prayer.
It’s a good thing I didn’t ask Him to give me the strength to claw my way to the top. I can only imagine what He might have put me through.
I will be extra careful what I pray for in the future. That is, if I have one…