As I looked at that I was saddened because many people will miss heaven. But, also, I thanked God because I know that one day I will be spending eternity with Him. So the clouds should motivate us to be ready.
A rock. While we have a lot of rocks here in Texas, they are especially frequent over in Israel. One day Jesus talked to Simon Peter, a guy we mention a lot. Simon Peter was very human. He would fall and often mess up. Jesus was standing before a big mountain, a rocky mountain. In the area a lot of idol worship went on, specifically the worship of Pan. Jesus was talking to Simon Peter at Caessera Philippi.
He wanted Peter to indicate who he thought Jesus was. Let’s pick up the conversation. Here is what Jesus said in Matthew 16:17ff. “Blest are you Simon, son of Jonah….” Now isn’t that weird. Son of Jonah.© Copyright 2012admin, All rights Reserved. Written For: Ed Young Ministry