If we as Christians believe God’s word to be true, why do we feel the happenings in this world are not under His control? Why do we feel hopeless when we hear of ‘Wars and rumors of wars’. Why do we fear? Have we forgotten who is in charge?
Watchman Nee died in prison for his faith and these were his words scribbled on a piece of paper found in his cell.
“Christ is the Son of God who died for the redemption of sinners and was resurrected after three days. This is the greatest truth in the universe. I die because of my belief in Christ — Watchman Nee.”
The words below describe God’s character. Read them slowly… Think about who they are describing… then lift your eyes upwards in praise and thanksgiving for His provision and love for you and all of mankind.
God is . . . Almighty, Father, Redeemer, Indweller, Creator, Protector, Fortress, Refuge, Strength, Deliverer, Sustainer, Preserver, Restorer, Shield, Righteous, Trustworthy, Comforter, Counselor, Teacher, Faithful, Patient, Powerful, Ruler, Revealer, Compassionate, Steadfast, Merciful, Healer, Perfect, Everlasting, Corrector, Judge, Rewarder, Loving, Tender, Worthy, Honourable, Goodness, Precious, Personal, Strong, Saviour, Light, Lamb, Shepherd, Alpha, Omega, Beginning, End, Jehovah, Yahweh, Lion of Judah, King of Kings, Lord of Lords, and… Prince of Peace.