He Is Merciful

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Man sits looking out into water

Many people want to hear what God says just out of curiosity. They want to analyze and dissect it in their own test tubes. To these people, God may remain the great cosmic silence “out there somewhere.” He communicates to those who are willing to hear and receive Him, and willing to obey Him.

Jesus said that we must become humble as little children, and God has most often revealed Himself to the meek and the humble-to a shepherd boy like David, to a rough desert man like John the Baptist, to shepherds watching their flocks, to a girl named Mary. How does God speak? How can a blind man see? How can a deaf man hear?

From the beginning God spoke to man. Adam heard the voice of the Lord in the Garden of Eden. Adam had two sons, Cain and Abel, and God spoke to them. Cain spurned that which was revealed to him, but Abel was obedient to the Word of God. Abel’s response showed that a man tainted and handicapped by sin could respond to God’s overtures. Thus, in the beginning, God began by revelation to build a bridge between Himself and people.

Prayer for the day

How merciful You are, almighty God. I seek to show this same mercy.

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81 Comments

  1. kathy says:

    Thank you for this message I would like to receive many more!

  2. zoary andriamanantena says:

    Mon Dieu, apprends moi la douceur et l’humilité, Aide moi à être miséricordieux envers mes prochains, comme Tu fais pour moi. Amen

  3. Debbie says:

    This has been my experience. If I wait obediently on the Lord while taking every problem to Him in prayer, in His perfect timing he sends an undeserved blessing that I would have missed if I had moved ahead of Him.

  4. rita calo says:

    God let His mysteries be know to some. I think to those who would proclaim His name above all names.

  5. Babatunde Lawrence Ademola says:

    Without God’s mercy we can not surstain this life,His mercy upholds us

  6. Bala Buba Ismaila says:

    Let your mercy reposition me back to where I had been with you o God.