God still speaks to people
In several different ways.
Sometimes in words of warning,
Encouragement, or praise.
He can be heard audiblely..
By impressions or events.
He always leaves a message
In various styles and lengths.
He loves communication!
He can readily be heard
Behind a preacher's pulpit
Or simply through His Word.
At times He'll speak through nature.
This always gets attention!
His Voice was heard through history
Too many times to mention.
It echoed through the emptiness
On the first day of creation!
Spoke light into existence!
Happened without hesitation!
He stretched out the universe
By the power of His Voice!
Commanded every first effect
And the second had no choice!
His Voice, always creative,
Speaks through the painter's brush.
Through musical arrangements
Even through a sunset's blush.
He speaks through poets and prophets...
Through children and old men...
Through dreams and revelations...
Through visions now and then.
Just take the time to look within...
Into your spirit's core.
Listen for the still small Voice
Elijah listened for.
God really wants to speak to you...
He's anxious to be heard.
And if you listen close enough
He will give you a Word!
October 11, 2008
"And God said, Let there be light
and there was light."
"And the Lord God commanded the
man, saying, Of every tree of the
garden thou mayest freely eat..."
"The words of the Lord are pure
words; as silver tried in a furnace
of earth, purified seven times."
"By the word of the Lord were the
heavens made: and all the host of
them by the breath of his mouth."
"For he spake and it was done;
he commanded and it stood fast."
"Through faith we understand that
the worlds were framed by the word
of God, so that things which are
seen were not made of things which
"And it shall come to pass afterward,
that I will pour out my spirit upon
all flesh, and your sons and daughters
shall prophesy, your old men shall
dream dreams, your young men shall see
"And after the earthquake a fire: but
Lord was not in the fire: and after the
fire a still small voice."
1 Kings 19:12