When faced with a burning bush in Ithilien. My Lord of the Rings Online avatar didn’t wait for it to speak, nor did she assume it was some godling even wanting to communicate. She realized that it was just as possible that an orc set the fire as it was that a god wanted to communicate. So even though nothing around the bush caught fire, she doused it to prevent the spread of yet another silly firebrand religion. After all, Earth is home to thousands of such beliefs already.