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WEEK OF APRIL 6, 2020 – Jesus Heals a Blind Man
“He answered, “The man called Jesus made mud, spread it on my eyes, and said to me, ‘Go to Siloam and wash.’ Then I went and washed and received my sight.” John 9:11
I have read the story of the blind man many times in my life. This week, I reconnected with it as I was prepping my children’s sermon. Reading it this week certainly hit differently. This week I think I understand the emotions of the blind man better than before. Use your imagination for a moment and think about living in a crisis. Pretty difficult? Unfortunately, it is not. In the current pandemic, we find ourselves our emotions may be heavily affected.
I personally have experienced grief, disappointment, anger, sadness, loneliness, disbelief, and the list goes on and on. I cannot say for certain, but I’m sure those are emotions the blind man knew well. Walking through life feeling like there was nothing about his situation he had control over. I think we can – click for more