pay attention to your tears. emily freeman.
Behold His glory. Theaomai His glory. Theaomai from thaomai – “to wonder.” Not a glancing – but a gazing…. –Ann Voskamp
he sits bent over with tears over the “D”. i tell him; “that D doesn?t define you.”
i stare at the official box checked on the very official form delivered by the very official officer; “public nuisance”. and i look down at the four paws in the air with the big belly waiting to be petted. and i tell her; “they say you are a nuisance, if only they could see you for who you really are.”
Matthew 16 and 17
Jesus; “Who do the people say that I am?”
Disciples; “John the Baptist, Elijah, a prophet.”
Jesus; “Who do you say that I am?”
They head up a mountain, Peter, Jesus, and the brothers James and John. Moses and Elijah join them.
This is my Son, Whom I love, with Him I am well pleased, Listen to Him!
this morning the Lord turned the question around…..
because i’ve spent enough time thinking on who the people say that i am
God, who do You say that i am?
tho i can?t actually head up a mountain today…i can lock myself in my room. i can shut the door. and….
Listen to Him…..
behold His glory…..
and be struck
oh the Wonder of it all
oh the Wonder