Don’t we all just love stories of the impossible turned possible? After all, we each face dauntingly improbable situations now and then, and these stories of hope and victory give us something to hang on for.
But as Christians we have more than a good story here or a kind word of encouragement there to keep us plugging away. We don’t just count on good karma, good luck, or properly aligned stars to make the impossible happen. And we don’t have to keep our fingers crossed, keep our halos polished or even think positive thoughts in order to see miracles happen. In fact, now get this one down straight, we don’t even have to say particularly eloquent prayers, pray often enough, or beseech the Lord with a certain degree of passion in order to see the spectacular in our lives.
We have a God who consistently amazes us with His power, His love, His perfect timing, His ability to move and work where no man can go, and His supernatural ability. And He alone is big enough, strong enough, and powerful enough to do the miraculous without any manipulation on our part.
In Jeremiah 32:27, God says of Himself,