Can a person stop the rain at will?
I received this message last week from a bewildered young man in Legazpi City, who claimed he could stop the rain at will and could not believe it:
“I’m sorry to text you at this late hour, Sir Jaime. This is Gerald from Bicol, a friend of (name withheld). I consulted you last year about my strange psychic abilities. I just need some answer if the following is true. Believe it or not, I can stop the rain!
“I find it odd or even funny, but I have proven this to be true a number of times. And many have witnessed this. No matter how hard or strong the rain is, I can make it stop. Is this possible?”
Yes, it is true, there are individuals or groups who can either make it rain or stop it. For example, some Native American Indian tribes are known to have a ceremony called the Rain Dance to induce rain during the dry season. So, if they can make it rain, it is likely they can also stop it.
In Bali, Indonesia, in the 1980s, I met the British general manager of a five-star hotel who told us an amazing story. It was raining very hard in the morning, and the hotel was to be inaugurated at 3 p.m.
One of the hotel’s Indonesian staff suggested to the GM to call in a shaman to stop the rain. The GM, as expected, just laughed off the idea.
At about 1 p.m., the rain had not stopped and the GM, who had become visibly worried, changed his mind and called for the Indonesian shaman.
When the shaman came, he began a strange ceremony. The rain started to taper off and, just before 3 p.m., it stopped completely.
The skeptical GM told us that if he had not witnessed this “miracle” himself, he would not have believed it. So, when he was assigned to another hotel in Indonesia and it began to rain hard, he did not hesitate to call in the native shaman who could stop the rain.
Jesus calms the storm
Here’s another example from the Bible (Luke 8:22-25). It is told that when Jesus Christ was out on a boat at sea, it rained hard and the wind howled. The disciples became frightened and called on Jesus to save them.
Jesus gestured with his hand and calmed the strong winds. The disciples were amazed and asked themselves, “What kind of a man is this, that even the winds obey him?”
If you tell me that Jesus was able to do this because he was God, remember that he also said, “The works that I have done you can also do, and much more than these” (John 14:12).
So, I believe you, Gerald, when you say that you can stop the rain, especially if these acts were witnessed by many other people.
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