Suppose a professor or inspirational speaker says, “What’s important isn’t finding the truth, it’s searching for it.” Try applying the same logic to your search for a life preserver when you’re drowning!
Or, “Truth is whatever you believe, as long as you’re sincere.” Certainly, you can step off a building sincerely believing you won’t fall. But gravity cares nothing about your sincerity. Even sincere people are often wrong, sometimes catastrophically so.
In this video, I share more thoughts about the importance of finding God’s Truth:
For more on this subject, see Randy’s devotional Truth: A Bigger View of God's Word.
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Randy Alcorn (@randyalcorn) is the author of over sixty books and the founder and director of Eternal Perspective Ministries.