I. am. moved.
How many times have I wrestled with hopelessness praying for a miracle? Praying for healing or deliverance or…
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How very short-sighted of me. I worship a God that has promised eternal life free from pain and suffering. Free from worry. An eternal kingdom where miracles look like mere parlor tricks.
Miracles are a shadow of what’s to come, miracles are a temporary fix.
This is the most profound statement regarding the promise of the Gospel that I’ve heard in a long time.
I’ve prayed for a lot of miracles, and I’m sure I will pray for many more. I’ve seen miracles with my own eyes. But I hadn’t really thought about it that way. A shadow of what’s to come.
I stand amazed.
I suppose when faced so directly with ones own mortality, the fleeting nature of life is a bit more in focus. Funny that, since we have no promise of tomorrow. None of us do.
Abby is beyond miracles. Her fix is permanent. The promise is fulfilled.