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No one likes being judged; especially by someone else’s standards. Jesus gave a rule we call “golden”:

 “Therefore, whatever you want men to do to you, do also to them, for this is the Law and the Prophets.” – Matthew 7:12 NKJV

The struggle however is with the item He described leading up to the “therefore”; the plank in the eye (v.3). When vision is obstructed, we’re only able to see what we remember, imagine or perceive to be there. As He taught about the plank and the speck, He also mentioned the result of plank removal:

 “…First remove the plank from your own eye, and then you will see clearly to remove the speck from your brother’s eye.” – Matthew 7:5 NKJV

Vision correction can reveal things not previously known or appreciated. First, we see ourselves as we really are in the mirror of God’s grace. Next, we may…

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