Wrestling is a sport wherein two opponents grapple with one another with the object of trying to overthrow or overpower the other. At least that is how the sport began. It is still practiced that way in the high school and college ranks and even in the Olympics. So, we can understand it when someone […]
Our world is a beautiful, complex, and amazing place through which God speaks to us. The Psalmist recognized this when he wrote, “The heavens declare the glory of God and the firmament showeth his handiwork.” Psalms 19:1. This message is repeated and amplified in other Biblical texts. We also express this idea whenever we sing in part some of the thoughts of Psalm 148. Even entertainers like Louis Armstrong recognize this truth at some level when he sings “I see skies of blue…and I say to myself, what a wonderful world.”
There are many ways that one can be reminded about the things of God. Reading and studying His Bible, praying to Him, attending worship services regularly, surrounding oneself with others of like faith and the list goes on and on.
Communication is a two way process. There is one party distributing information and another receiving it. Sometimes the information is given and received as intended and other times it is not. When the message is unclear, it can be that it was given poorly or that it was received poorly.