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October 28, 2022

Seeing Is Not Believing: Why We Miss God in Daily Life

By Greg Morse

How many moments, big or small, do we miss given to functional naturalism, secularism, materialism? How often do we rise from our knees in the morning only to enter a world without God? The message written in the clouds, or the word given by a friend, or the “odd” coincidence we interpret as curious and causeless, as an unbeliever would. Do we often see the world as we ought? Can we also say of God, “You hem me in, behind and before, and lay your hand upon me” (Psalm 139:5)?...

Ours is a supernatural existence under a sovereign God. He uses secondary causes, but it is he who uses them—all of them—for our good. God is acting, today and every day. “In him we live and move and have our being” (Acts 17:28); “in his hand is the life of every living thing and the breath of all mankind” (Job 12:10). Let’s see his personal care and personal provision more in our everyday lives, composed for us daily, personally in the clouds. 

(Read the article here. There is also an audio version at the top of the web page.)