For so long I have seen the example of Jesus as unattainable, a perfect ideal that I can never reach until heaven, and I still know that this is true, but Jesus words haunt me. He said that we would see and do greater things than He had. How is that possible when we are human and He is God?
A bonus post for you this Monday the link below will take you to the talk I delivered at church last night it’s only a link at present but I will try and embed it soon! So if you fancy listening to my thoughts rather than just reading them and you have a spare 30 minutes (sorry a little bit too long!) hit the link:
Sometimes seeing the bigger picture causes us to lose track of the moment. Ben’s in the moment, he’s off to school for the first time and he’s not going to let this minor annoyance stop him. Would we be the same? Or would fear of the future freeze us in the present?
The time came for questions from the floor and I, still seething, slowly raised my hand. ‘You say that faith is a crutch for the weak’ I aimed directly between his God denying eyes, ‘But you have a faith, you might not call it God, but you believe in something – does that make you weak?’ Revelling in my quick witted challenge I sat down, while all atheist boy could mutter was ‘Good one.’