Seeing God Through Nature
Hosea 6:3 gives us something we should pursue every day of our lives,
Let us pursue the knowledge of the LORD. His going forth is established as the morning; He will come to us like the rain, like the latter and former rain to the earth.
What a great pursuit! When you pursue the knowledge of God, He will come to you. He will refresh you like the rain, like the early and the latter rain.
These rains would cause the crops to ripen and bear fruit. Scripture is seeking to tell us that when you seek the knowledge of God, a personal knowledge of God, it will cause your life to become abundantly fruitful. It will cause your life to prosper. It will bring refreshment into your life because God will come to you.
The question is: How do you pursue the knowledge of God?
One way is through nature. Psalm 19:1 says, The heavens declare the glory of God, and the firmament shows His handiwork. Creation screams, "There must be a Creator! I'm too perfect, I'm too intricate, I'm too glorious to have just happened. There must be a Master Sculptor. There must be a Master Painter. There must be a Creator behind it all."
The stars in the heavens and the moon literally declare God's glory. When you look at the sunset over the Pacific ocean, or look at the mountains, or you look at the grass in your backyard, they scream that there is a Creator.
Take some time to pursue the knowledge of God this week by just observing nature. When you do, you will come to a deeper knowledge of God as you see and understand the beauty and majesty of Him in a fresh, new way.
God can bring hope to even the most devastating and hopeless of circumstances. He can turn impossible situations around, and save lost and weary souls. He has a way of reaching us just where we are.
In his booklet, There Is Always Hope, and CD/DVD message, God Pleading Through Us, Bayless Conley shares his personal testimony . . . how God transformed the life of a truly lost and hopeless soul.
God can do the same for you and your loved ones! That is why we would like to send you a copy of these powerful resources as our gift to thank you for your support of Answers with Bayless Conley and helping to bless others with the Gospel. So thank you for giving.
We pray that you and those you care about would know the amazing hope that God can bring today!