"What Kind Of Man Is This?"
"Then He got into the boat and His disciples followed Him. Without warning, a furious storm came up on the lake, so that the waves swept over the boat. But Jesus was sleeping. The disciples went and woke Him, saying, "Lord, save us! We're going to drown!" He replied, "You of little faith, why are you so afraid?" Then He got up and rebuked the winds and the waves, and it was completely calm. The men were amazed and asked, "What kind of man is this? Even the winds and the waves obey Him!" (Matthew 8:23-27)
At 2:30 p.m. I was on the phone with an attorney discussing a legal issue. At 6:30 p.m. his 12-year-old daughter was dead. Icy roads. An auto accident.
Life's storms, like the disciples who were caught in a vicious gale are often:
QUESTION: Have you discovered "what kind of man Jesus is?" If you have, then your life will be distinguished by an inner peace… whatever your state of affairs.
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Michael Stanley, 55