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He was still, squinting in the dark, as if it might help his hearing.
Again. He’d woken up all week at the same time hearing a muffled voice. It sounded like an off-tuned radio, but he couldn’t determine the source. He’d strain to pick up words, but they wouldn’t form.
He knew he wasn’t crazy, and slowly a question formed in his mind. God? Could God really be speaking to him? Psalms said, “Be still, and know that I am God.” He calmed himself and opened his heart.
And found God isn’t the only thing that speaks in the dark.