The devil and me we do agree;
I hate him and he hates me!
All my sins are washed away,
I've been redeemed!
A funny thing happened on the way to me becoming a blogger. I stirred up the devil and now he's after me. He beats me with the very words that I type.
First, let me tell you an absolute truth or two from the Word of God.
1. God is omniscient!
"O the depth of the riches both of the wisdom and knowledge of God! how unsearchable are his judgments, and his ways past finding out!" ~Romans 11:33
"For he looketh to the ends of the earth, and seeth under the whole heaven". ~Job 28:24
Omniscience means He is all knowing. God knows everything. EVERYTHING! It is such an amazing and powerful truth. Everything about me. My heart. My intentions. My very thoughts! He knows my past, my present, and my future. What is hidden from my sight is known by God. He knows when I lose a hair off of my head, and how many are left. But the part I want to focus on today is about how...
Death does not scare me. Not even the tiniest bit. I have looked it in the face, and my thoughts when facing it have been tested. My faith held strong, and I had no thoughts of doubt or fear. "For I know whom I have believed, and am persuaded that he is able to keep that which I have committed unto him against that day." (2 Timothy 1:12)
My thoughts were only for my children. For those who I was leaving behind. Someone said of me recently that my kids were my currency. That's pretty accurate and insightful, coming from someone who does not know me well. Because that is the truth.
All of my children were in church on the first Sunday after they were born. One of them was born on Friday. Good thing I didn't have any Saturday nighters. :) They were given to the Lord in a church dedication service on their third Sunday of not living in the womb. It's a good thing my pastor loved me and put up with my strange requests. But in actua...