*Jesus worked medical miracles yesterday, and He can do the same thing today! Sometimes we have the privilege of seeing Him do it. When I worked for the Air Force in the late 70’s, one of my best friends was a Captain named Bill.
*We got a call from Bill out of the blue, in the Fall of 1993. He had been diagnosed with terminal cancer. And he wanted to ask us to raise their two children if anything also happened to his wife Chrissy.
*Bill went to Cleveland for a desperate last-ditch attempt to save his life. The surgery involved taking his face off to get to the tumor. They did one last CAT scan before starting the surgery. Bill was lying on the bed in pre-op when the doctor came in and said, “I am in shock and disbelief -- And I can’t justify the surgery.
*Bill asked, “Why?”
-And the doctor said, “The tumor’s gone! We’ve been looking at the CAT scan for an hour, and we...Continue reading this sermon illustration (Free with PRO)
Contributed by Ernie Arnold on Jun 20, 2018
This sermon looks at the woman with the Issue of Blood. Jesus was determined to heal her body, mind and soul (Sozo). She almost settled for a mere physical (iaomai) healing. She almost settled for a lesser blessing. Are we tempted to do the same?