Can we Really Talk to God? (Resources article, supporters only)
Article on Praying and healing that also addresses talking and listening with God.
Healing Prayer - By Fran Blomberg
Anthropologist Tanya Luhrmann does actual research on the subject of God speaking to people. Her view, like mine is somewhat scientific as she's done data-based studies. It's about 15 minutes long...
Video posted on youtube at https://youtu.be/DloTO-SwFZA
Tim Allen talks about the odd timing of his career moves, one way that God speaks to us, about 6 minutes...
Bible passages that speak about talking to God (All are KJV)
Call unto me, and I will answer thee, and shew thee great and mighty things, which thou knowest not.
1 John 5:14
And this is the confidence that we have in him, that, if we ask any thing according to his will, he heareth us:
2 Chronicles 7:14
If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
It’s not exactly kind to snub someone who loves you, and it’s definitely not wise to deny connection to a source of information that goes far beyond the human collective.
...Somehow, in this darkness I felt hope like no human had ever given me. I’d not asked for divine help and yet, just after Grace’s prayer for me, in came a sudden flow of concern for me, from my heavenly father, that was so present it was almost touchable...