God is in Control

The oracle which Habakkuk the prophet saw.
2 How long, O Lord, will I call for help,
And You will not hear?
I cry out to You, “Violence!”
Yet You do not save.
3 Why do You make me see iniquity,
And cause me to look on wickedness?
Yes, destruction and violence are before me;
Strife exists and contention arises.
4 Therefore the law is ignored
And justice is never upheld.
For the wicked surround the righteous;
Therefore justice comes out perverted.
5 “Look among the nations! Observe!
Be astonished! Wonder!
Because I am doing something in your days—
You would not believe if you were told.

Habakkuk 1:1-5

All Glory to God Alone, Soli Deo Gloria

No guilt in life, no fear in death,
This is the power of Christ in me;
From life’s first cry to final breath,
Jesus commands my destiny.
No power of hell, no scheme of man,
Can ever pluck me from His hand:
Till He returns or calls me home,
Here in the power of Christ I’ll stand.

In John 8:58 Jesus said to them, “Truly, truly, I say to you, before Abraham was born, I am.” ἐγὼ εἰμί (ego eimi) My point in finishing here is not only was Jesus before Abraham (affirming His Deity), but He now is and will forever be.

… and that’s a beautiful thing!

Comments 4

  • Amen!!! “Be still and know that I am God; I will be exalted among the nations, I will be exalted in the earth.” Psalm 46:10 Loving your posts Len at a time we need them most!

  • Thanks Lenny, It’s definitely a go for my company sending me down to Allentown for the whole week.

    Would you please take a quick moment and pray for my protection?

    Thank you.

    Brother in Christ

    Vince

  • Hey Vince,
    Following up on Lenny’s comment and your travel. Safe travels and know we are praying for you and yours.
    Psalm 4:8

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