During a recent interview, Pastor John pointed out that most people recoil at the thought of God’s sovereignty over things like making babies who are born blind, or ordaining deadly diseases. He asked me why the healing accounts that demonstrate God’s sovereignty over disability are such good news to me.
I’ve thought quite a bit since he asked that question, and I believe my first response to him was incomplete. So, here’s my second attempt at an answer.
Why God's Sovereignty Over Disability Is Good News to Me
First, God did a miracle by enlightening the eyes of my heart to see my need for Jesus and to know the hope to which he has called me (Ephesians 1:18). If that doesn’t happen, th…