When we make requests of God, and it appears that the answer is either "no," or we feel that God did not answer, what is our reaction? We have to know that God does answer. How? God and Christ alone know how to prepare us for the family of God and eternal life.
Ellis La Ravia serves the United Church of God congregations in Tucson and Sierra Vista, Arizona, along with El Paso, Texas. Before his retirement from the Church, he served as pastor for several congregations in the United States.