Wednesday’s Word: Can Prayer Change God’s Mind?

Stories of Abraham reveal a pretty special relationship between the God and himself. In this story, God reveals to Abraham his plan to destroy a very wicked place. Abraham is afraid that innocent, or “righteous” people will be killed with the wicked, and pleads with God to make sure that doesn’t happen.

Genesis 18:16-33–

For friends new to this blog, “Wednesday’s Word” is a weekly Bible audio clip that rotates between Genesis, Luke and Psalms. Occasionally, I post “Wednesday’s Word to the Free,” a short Bible passage on what it means to be free. Freedom is a very big concern to Timley Mouse, the tiniest character in my upcoming novel, Bon Voyage, Sophie Topfeather! On Sundays, I post an article-type post on themes in the novels: faith, friendship, diversity, etc. Please join in the conversation!

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About Sonja Anderson

I write novels and picture books for children, and occasionally an article or short story for adults, too. I grew up in Ohio, and I have lived in Chicago, Connecticut, Boston, Tokyo, and Seattle. The beautiful Pacific Northwest inspires me every day.
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