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Opinion

The Church Needs An Eye Exam Before We Can See 2020 – A Word by Wanda Alger

The Church of America is suffering from double vision. There are two different interpretations of reality being promoted today causing confusion, division, and an inability to move forward. Some are perceiving current issues in one way and others are challenging those perceptions with a different version of what is true and relevant. Until our corporate vision and ability to perceive by the Spirit is corrected and brought into alignment with heaven, we will have no clarity of purpose or unified strategy to confront the spiritual attacks coming against the Church and the nation. The liberal media is doing all it can to present their version of reality. Though “fake news” is now accepted as common place, it still has a hold on the hearts and minds of many. Even some sincere Christians are buying into the progressive disdain for the president and his administration’s agenda. Yet, the very thing that should set us apart as “Spirit-filled” believers is that we see things from a different vantage point. We do not judge by outward appearances or human reasoning. We judge by the Spirit; a higher reality that filters out the flesh and rightly interprets through heaven’s eyes. The natural person does not accept the things of the Spirit of God, for they are folly to him, and he is not able to understand them because they are spiritually discerned (1 Corinthians 2:14 ESV). If we are to have clear vision for this coming year and God’s purposes in the next election,...