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There are many Christians today who longingly reflect on certain periods in history and the amazing Old Testament heroes, and conclude: Wow, those people enjoyed some incredible experiences in God’s Presence. I wish I could know Him like… and you fill in the names. Moses. David. Daniel. Isaiah. Ezekiel. Abraham. Without a doubt, these individuals experienced the Presence of God in extraordinary, miraculous ways. But should we consider these Old Testament encounters the benchmark for what is available to us today? Some believers do. In fact, some of us think that what these “special” Bible times people enjoyed is off limits to “ordinary” Christians like us in the twenty-first century. Not true. More