You might be wondering why, besides my journey, why anyone else wold want to paint their stories in a way that recognizes God's involvement?
Let's look at the Book of Joshua, Chapters 3 & 4. Just for a little context, at this point, Joshua is leading the Israelites as they follow God on their journey to inhabit the promised land. Moses had died, and Joshua is now their leader.
They are about to cross the Jordan River and the water is in the flood stage... God had told them to cross the river, but if they just looked at the river, they might get wrapped up in the situation of trying to cross a flooded river... all while carrying the Ark of the Covenant.
As soon as the Israelites take action, and their feet touch the water, the Jordan...