I rather be in charge of my own life and not plead or beg for a request and be granted that request if I been a good girl. I rather use my focused intentions and my mind to bring about my own manifestations. If you are offended by that last statement, then your part of the judgmental society that pushed religion down our throats. I can speak on religion being pushed down throats from experience. I had a closed mind due to being brought up in a very religious household. Growing up a Jehovah's Witness had my mind, eyes and third eye closed.