Are you in need of comfort? It's in the Bible.
Need wisdom? It's in God's word.
Do you wonder why the world is so crazy? Read the Bible.
While thinking about being thankful this week, I remembered the blessing God gave us. In the Bible, He tells us everything we need to know to draw near to the Creator. It is His plan. It tells us how to be a part of that plan.
Best of all, the Bible gives us a picture of eternity and our place in it.
Glory to God.
Read more here: I am thankful for...the Bible
We hear a lot of stories of Heaven. Many varied accounts and ideas of what it may be like. I'm not one to say what is true and what is imagination. God's Kingdom isn't limited on space so who am I to say someone's vision is true or false.
I have confidence of some descriptions. I have faith in what I read in the Bible. God's word is true.
The apostle John wrote of his vision of Heaven in the book of Revelation. Chapter four gave me food for thought and contemplation. Beautiful colors, thunder, lightning, and Worship.
Read my thoughts of The Throne Room of God here. This link takes you to Christian Living at BellaOnline.com.
Broken pieces of glass were thrown into the ocean, tossed and turned for years until the edges were smoothed and their finish perfected. Then they wash up on the beach as sea glass - collector's item, perfect gems for jewelry.
God never threw us away, but He sometimes lets us be buffetted by waves of life, turning us into a treasure He can use.
Read the full story.
The Bible tells us to be intentional about where we spend time and who we hang out with. God blesses those who meditate on His word.. Delight in God's word.
This is the verse in the New Living Translation:
Oh, the joys of those who do not
follow the advice of the wicked,
or stand around with sinners,
or join in with mockers.
But they delight in the law of the Lord,
meditating on it day and night.
Read more about Psalm 1:1-2
The mundane becomes inspiration.