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Spiritual Lessons from a Solar Eclipse

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Facts About A Solar Eclipse

A solar eclipse is a natural event that takes place on Earth when the Moon moves in its orbit between Earth and the Sun.
During an eclipse, the Moon’s shadow (which is divided into two parts: the dark umbra and the lighter penumbra) moves across Earth’s surface.
During an eclipse, the Moon’s shadow (which is divided into two parts: the dark umbra and the lighter penumbra) moves across Earth’s surface.
Looking directly at the sun during an eclipse can damage your eyes.
Part of this is because the sun is a very powerful entity
It provides light to our planet that separates the day.
The sunlight gives life to our planet (Plants)
The sun provides heat for our planet.
The sun’s gravity keeps our planets in orbit.

The Analogies between God and the sun

God is grande
At around 1,392,000 kilometers (865,000 miles) wide, the Sun’s diameter is about 110 times wider than Earth’s.
Solomon’s dedication prayer.
, God is bigger than the sun.
God is powerful
the sun is so powerful that He gives life. So does God in a greater fashion
El-Shaddi (God Almighty).
The Sun’s gravity sustains the orbit of our solar system. Keeps the planet in check Prov. 3:6
Evidence of God’s power (Divided Waters, Manna from the Sky, Detained the sun, Walls came down, Knocked down Goliath, Incarnation, Healed the sick, Resurrected himself). Jer. 32:27
God is Perfect (Holy)
The Sun light illuminates the dark areas of the planet.
The light of the Lord (glory) illuminates our dark areas (Sin, iniquity, transgression)
Rom. 3:23
The distance from the sun and the earth is great.
The distance from God’s perfection to men’s standard is very far.
Missing the mark example.
God is holy.
The sun’s light is so powerful it can blind you
The Glory of is powerful it can consume you.

The Benefits of the Son

A sloar eclipse is when the moon is in between the earth and the sun
The only thing that should be between the God and humanity is Son (Christ)
Why? Sin is between them and only Christ can bridge the gap.
The power of the sun’s light can blind you.
God’s glory is so powerful that none can see God and live. Exod. 33:20
The only way that we can the glory of God is that we need the Jesus Glasses.
I was blind but now I see
An eclipse provides a shadow
The eclipse of the Son shadows our past for a new horizon. 2 Cor. 5:17
Just as an eclipse covers the sun
The eclipse of Christ’s sacrifice covers all our sins.
The connection between the sun and the moon paints a beautiful scenery
When the God, the Son and the Holy Spirit are aligned in your life, you will have a beautiful scenery.
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