Contributed by Jeffery Anselmi on Feb 20, 2021
By healing the centurion’s servant, Jesus establishes his power over the material world, but it’s the spiritual reality of faith to which Jesus draws our attention.
• Most of us are acquainted with the ideas of formal and informal authority.
• Formal authority is attached to someone’s title or position.
• More often, though, people have informal authority over us.
• We’ll listen to the people we trust and do what they ask because we trust them.