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Cheetahs and Us
The Cheetah is not the only run who defies speed.
So I decided to watch a YouTube video about Cheetahs.
And I wasn't disappointed.
The video was called,This Is Why You Can't Outrun a Cheetah.1It talked about how fast they were -- they run at 75 miles per hour. In the video it was said that the Cheetah was the "king of speed" with acceleration faster than a Ferrari or Lamborghini. And that it moved so quickly that its feet spent more time in the air than the ground.
Then of course I thought about how God works and I drew a similarity to the Cheetah. I thought, ok God can also do a work in us faster than a Cheetah can run. Makes sense, doesn't it? I mean He created the Cheetah,2 so the fact that it's been established that He created Cheetahs to run so fast that they defy reason, He also created His people to do even more. Henceforth, He's the God of the possible and the impossible, which means that just as He created the Cheetah as the king of speed to operate at the top of its game, He most definitely created His people to operate at the top of their game.
That's right, as fast as that Cheetah goes when it wants something, God works the same way with his human creations. And that means, just when we think we've been waiting too long and nothing is ever going to ever happen with our dreams, God will enable us to become the kings and queens of speed. So much so, that we will have feet that spend more time in the air than they spend on the ground. It will happen that quick.
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I've often had conversations about how we know God is real, about how we know His spirit lives, about how we know we are spiritual beings in human form (not the other way around). The answers lie in the beginning starting with the living spirit of God and how the world began. God is Real. He's a living breathing spirit, an organism. God is love . I often wonder how it is that some people think the opposite though. That the world began with a bang, a big bang, a black hole, whatever else they want to call it. The question I always raise to such a "theory" is, how was love created? How was flesh, blood, bones, or our souls created? What I mean by soul is that part of us that perceives "silently" what we do, think, believe, feel, and our mind, our will, our intellect, our emotions. Science or no bang or hole of any sort can explain that. If science can indeed come up with an explanation that does not include God, then let me know. In fact, let us all kno