shorty but goodie

September 10, 2015

Resurrection-Doubting-Thomas

Mark 6:52

English Standard Version (ESV)

52 for they did not understand about the loaves, but their hearts were hardened.

 

 

This is not talking about just anyone, but specifically his disciples.

 

 

The thought seems to be that even after seeing the power of the Lord in the miracle of the loaves, they still did not realize that nothing was impossible for Him. They shouldn’t have been surprised to see Him walking on the water. It was no greater a miracle than the one they had just witnessed. Lack of faith produced hardness of heart and dullness of spiritual perception

I personally think it was because they were guilty of looking for a Literal King, a political Messiah to rescue them from the rule of the Romans. So they missed the lowly Servant King.

 

 

If we make our religion a political affair and not spiritual we will fall guilty to the same fate. Look at the mess Jerry Falwell created with his brand of political Christianity. (some of you may be to young to remember that mess).

 

Keep Jesus real, personal and King of our hearts, not a political figure and you won’t miss the miracles.

God bless from scumlikeuschurch@gmail.com

 

just got home, so I’m keeping this kind of short, don’t fret

 

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