I wrote the following tonight as a response to a Facebook discussion, and since time is quite precious, I’ll post it here as well. I’m learning to double-dip that way.
The post gave this quote :
“There is no vision, no experience, and no miracle that will tell you more about God than he has already told you about himself in the pages of scripture.”
The post then asked for responses, and there were plenty…but they weren’t as helpful as I would have hoped, which really disappointed me. Facebook usually doesn’t let me down in this regard. If I had a dime for every time I struggled to sort through a complex issue and found a consistent and well-reasoned argument or a piece of sage biblical wisdom on Facebook, I’d have…uh…about this much.
Here’s my response to the quote: Continue reading