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Seeing Through God’s Glass Darkly: Part 2 | Message 10

The Bible has much to say about our eternal future, but try as we may, it is impossible to get a vision of that reality. The closest thing in scripture is described as a Glass Darkly, which is very similar to a two way mirror. With a two way mirror the only way to see past your own reflection is to block out light on your side.

This message continues with God’s Glass Darkly and focuses on what makes it harder to see what’s on the other side.

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Scripture References

  • Jer. 9:23-24
  • Prov. 9:10

 

Salient Points

Why God creates, Frustration or peace, A changed prayer motive, Our benefit or God’s, When God acts, Pleasure in the pleasure of others, Two way mirrors, Understand more of God, Why God, Make good choices, A delighted God, Misperception, Grow up, Being impressed by God, Repay God, Results are all God’s, God’s spoiled children, The spoiled Church, Too familiar with God’s blessings, Focused on God’s work or on God, Appreciating being created.

 

Sub-Series

If this message is part of a sub-series, other messages included in this special sub-series will appear here:

God’s Spoiled and Ungrateful Children | Message 11

God’s Spoiled and Ungrateful Children | Message 11

God’s Spoiled and Ungrateful Children | Message 11 This message is to remind us of how blessed we are. It is also a reminder that what God has blessed us with was not to spoil us, but an opportunity to love and appreciate Him more for it. In a conversation with an extremely wealthy man, a less...

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Seeing Through God’s Glass Darkly: Part 1 | Message 9

Seeing Through God’s Glass Darkly: Part 1 | Message 9

Seeing Through God’s Glass Darkly: Part 1 | Message 9 In Colossians 3 we are admonished to; Set our affections on things above. That is like telling someone to love something they have never tasted. Or telling a child who has never been to a place like Disney World or Sea World to love them. Even...

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Video Slideshow

This video presentation is similar to a screen saver that automatically advances with celestial images of the heavens from the Hubble, Nasa, STScI and James Webb sites. They all have an accompanying scripture, or portions which can help illustrate  Psalm 19:1 “The heavens declare the glory of God; and the firmament sheweth his handywork”.

This series on the Glory of God was originally introduced with only ten Hubble slides shown on a large screen while fifteen verses were being read.  It lasted about ten minutes.  When completed there will be around 400 images in the Video Slideshow with related scriptures.

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