In the Middle of a Heat Wave, He Prayed for Rain. She Grabbed Her Umbrella.

How often do we make a prayer knowing it’s not going to happen? Or told someone in trouble that you would pray for them? Prayer is one of those Christian exercises that just becomes a habit. But James writes that the prayer of a righteous man is effective, and Jesus prayed to the Father, capping with “Your will be done.” Do you think God isn’t going to do His own will when you pray? Onetimeblind, a skit troupe out dedicated to communicating Christ in everyday language, makes you question what you rely on in prayer. Check it out in the video below.

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Michael Harrell is a former staff member and current volunteer at St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Federal Way, Washington. A blogger by hobby and social media manager by trade, he continues to teach the faith to ninth graders when he's not busy watching movies or theatre. He loves the Seattle Mariners, and his wife wants you to know he's married. You can follow him on Twitter.