When Moses fled to Midian, he spent 40 years waiting on God. When the LORD finally spoke, He gave Moses a calling that shifted his life. Problems and patience prepared Moses for the shift, and it was faith that allowed him to see past anything he could have ever seen before.
Matthew 9:27-30a (ESV)
27 And as Jesus passed on from there, two blind men followed him, crying aloud, “Have mercy on us, Son of David.” 28 When he entered the house, the blind men came to him, and Jesus said to them, “Do you believe that I am able to do this?” They said to him, “Yes, Lord.”29 Then he touched their eyes, saying, “According to your faith be it done to you.” 30 And their eyes were opened.
I. Do you believe I can do this?
Exodus 3:1-4 (ESV)
1 Now Moses was keeping the flock of his father-in-law, Jethro, the priest of Midian, and he led his flock to the west side of the wilderness and came to Horeb, the mountain of God. 2 And the angel of the LORD appeared to him in a flame of fire out of the midst of a bush. He looked, and behold, the bush was burning, yet it was not consumed. 3 And Moses said, “I will turn aside to see this great sight, why the bush is not burned.” 4 When the LORD saw that he turned aside to see, God called to him out of the bush, “Moses, Moses!” And he said, “Here I am.”
Acts 7:31 (ESV)
31 When Moses saw it, he was amazed at the sight, and as he drew near to look, there came the voice of the Lord:
II. Patience & Problems Will Prepare You For a Shift
III. What Is God Revealing?
IV. There Is A Decision That Unlocks A Vision