Sometimes the truth is spoken by people like C. S. Lewis. As I have discovered this amazing truth about prayer, I find I am more and more free in my life and in my relationship to God.
I pray because I can't help myself.More from C. S. Lewis at Explore Faith.
I pray because I'm helpless.
I pray because the need flows out of me all the time---waking and sleeping.
It doesn't change God---it changes me.