During the last few months Mike had been contemplating putting an ad in the biggest local newspaper that is specifically for the Gora Kalwaria area.
At the end of August Mike took the ad into the office and they said, “Fine, come back next Monday and proof it.”
On Monday Mike returned to the newspaper office to find out that they rejected the ad, which was mostly just the name of the place in Gora Kalwaria, address, and times of services. When Mike asked why they would not print it, they said that they did not have to give a reason since it was a private company.
At first discouraged by their refusal, Mike decided to go to three other small newspapers that also go to the area.
When he was walking up to the door of the second newspaper office, a salesman, Piotr, met him on the sidewalk, and they began talking. Piotr was interested when he saw the ad and told Mike that he had been looking for someone who could talk to him about the “real God” as he didn’t believe that the Catholic church had the answer.
They stood outside in the cool, light drizzle and talked for close to 30 minutes about God. Piotr made an appointment to meet Mike the next day at GK to talk about his problems, his search for God, and the ad, of course.
Piotr came at the appointed time and talked with Mike for close to 3 hours. Please pray for him as he searches for truth.
This incident once again pointed out God’s sovereignty, as Mike wouldn’t have searched for another newspaper if the first one would