Surely you have
granted him unending blessings and made him glad with the joy of your presence.
Did I mention that I absolutely love chatting with my
daughter while she’s away at college? It
is always a pick me up. In a small way, it makes me feel connected to her. This weekend she came home for a very short
visit. It was wonderful to have her
home. Chatting with her on the phone or computer is nice, but it can never
compare to having her right here with me; that is “the bees knees”. I sent her back this morning; as I did I was
reminded of how God must feel about us, his children. I imagine that God must long for the time
when we go to his house and see him in person.
We chat with him; read his letter, the Bible; even fellowship with other
believers, but that will not compare to the satisfaction we will know when we
finally see Jesus in the flesh. For Him, that will be the fulfillment of his
Let the peace of Christ rule in your hearts, since as members of one body you were called to peace. And be thankful. Colossians 3:15
and makes us glad,
Let us come before him with thanksgiving and extol him with music and song. Psalms 95:2 causing our generosity to overflow to those around us. You will be enriched in every way so that you can be generous on every occasion, and through us your generosity will result in thanksgiving to God. 2…