Is Seeing Believing?

Posted March 15, 2013
By Kevin Spear

Church Bulletin has sunglasses with currency

Now faith is confidence in what we hope for and assurance about what we do not see. Hebrews 11:1

The day I put on my first pair of eyeglasses had a profound effect on my life. Suddenly, the fuzzy, confusing world I had known for so long burst into brilliant clarity and focus. It was like seeing for the first time. I felt this miracle was no less than a personal gift from God to me. Although I have become accustomed to my vision correction through the years, I like to relive that moment sometimes, especially when God seems distant. I take my glasses off for a while and look at the distorted world around me. It is a simple reminder of what we learn in 2 Corinthians 5:7 (NIV), We live by faith, not by sight. This simple act also provides a glimpse of what life would be like without the focus and clarity that only God’s love and guidance 
can provide.

From our Reflections Weekly Worship Bulletin Service.

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