"The grass withereth, the flower fadeth: but the word of our God shall stand for ever."
The Holy Bible has been banned, burned, loved and hated. It’s been outlawed & outcast. It's been smuggled in countries in whole or page by page. It's been denounced, doubted, denied and destroyed. In spite of all of these things, the Holy Bible hasn't been silenced. It continues today to be read by more people today than any other book. The Holy Bible is the most important book of all time.
I Peter 1:24-25 declares, "For all flesh is as grass, and all the glory of man as the flower of grass. The grass withereth, and the flower thereof falleth away: But the word of the Lord endureth for ever. And this is the word which by the gospel is preached unto you."
Did you all out there get that? The word of God endures forever. Forever. All eternity. Without end.
In other words, even though:
A car's engine will burn out and lock up, God's word endures forever.
A computer's hard drive crashes and all data is lost, God's word endures forever.
A legal contract may be breached, but God's word endures forever.
International treaties are broken, but God's word endures forever.
The U.S. Constitution may be attacked and altered beyond recognition, but God's word endures forever.
Man's philosophies and self-help aphorisms may come and go, but God's word endures forever.
Your father's and mother's words fail you, but God's word endures forever.
The President's lofty words may fall under the weight of hyprocrisy and demagoguery, but God's word endures forever.
The leaders of religion misinterpret, misquote, misunderstand or malign God's word, God's word endures forever.
When all else fails (and sooner or later, they all will), God's word endures forever.
God's word endures forever because God, the Eternal One, spoke it. His Truth, you see, can't help but be true. God's word doesn't come true. It's already true. What was true yesterday, was true also at the beginning of time and is true today and is true forever.
Because Jesus said, "I am the way, the truth and the life..." (John 14:6a) and because He is risen (Matt. 28:6) then Jesus Christ is the only Son of God and the words that He spoke are true. Christ is the same yesterday, today and forever (Heb. 13:8).
Here's a truth I want you to remember for the rest of your life: God loves you so much that He sent His only begotten Son so that if you believe in Christ, you will not perish and go to hell, but have everlasting life (John 3:16). God is waiting for you to make that decision to trust in His Son Jesus Christ.
Reader, what are you waiting for? Aren't you tired of men's empty philosophies and promises? Aren't you exhausted of looking for the next great idea only to be disappointed and disillusioned? Aren't you weary of religion & rituals that are devoid of meaning?
The only way to know God and have a meaningful and true relationship with Him is through His Son Jesus Christ. The Lord said in John 14:6b, ",,. [N]o man cometh unto the Father but by Me."
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