Blogs by Lorna Tremaine
Only A Little Pregnant
5/15/2009 7:22:21 AM
I’ve become a bit of a news junky lately as I seek to get my mind around all that is happening in our world. One particular statement caught my ear the other day that amazing fell under the radar of even the savviest of conservative commentators and journalists. It was part of a statement made about the soon to retire Supreme Court Justice in reference to his past performance on the job. Of him it was said that he, “consistently defied labels and rejected absolutes, focusing instead on just one task: reaching a just result in the case that was before him."
So…..If I stood before this same Supreme Court Justice claiming that I was only a little pregnant, how would he be able to reach a just result if he defied labels and rejected absolutes? Wouldn’t the position of the court have to be that I either was or was not pregnant? How frightening to think that this Supreme Court Justice rejected absolutes in judging cases.
Can you imagine if the Lord Jesus Christ judged by "consistently defying labels and rejecting absolutes." Now that would be frightening. Thankfully, God operates on absolutes. In fact, my daily existence and future destination depend on it. Because of this I can rest in his absolutes, for not only is his Word true, but his love is real and his Son is worthy.
Then I looked and heard the voice of many angels, numbering thousands upon thousands, and ten thousand times ten thousand. They encircled the throne and the living creatures and the elders. In a loud voice they sang:
"Worthy is the Lamb, who was slain, to receive power and wealth and wisdom and strength and honor and glory and praise!"
Then I heard every creature in heaven and on earth and under the earth and on the sea, and all that is in them, singing:
"To him who sits on the throne and to the Lamb be praise and honor and glory and power, for ever and ever!"
More Blogs by Lorna Tremaine
Only A Little Pregnant - Friday, May 15, 2009
Fear Not - Sunday, April 12, 2009
An Incredible Message! - Saturday, August 30, 2008
Blessed “Even Now” - Saturday, August 09, 2008
5000 - Thursday, June 12, 2008
Up Close & Personal - Wednesday, May 21, 2008
Primetime Praise - Sunday, April 06, 2008
What? A Blessing? - Sunday, April 06, 2008
One Way - Monday, March 17, 2008
Unchangeable - Sunday, March 16, 2008
Green Faith - Monday, January 28, 2008
He Is - Sunday, January 27, 2008
Does It Really Matter? - Sunday, January 20, 2008
My Dearest Love - Saturday, January 12, 2008
In Whom My Hope Rests - Tuesday, January 01, 2008
A Year To Remember - Saturday, December 22, 2007
Glorious Destiny - Friday, December 14, 2007
There Is No Victory Without It - Tuesday, December 11, 2007
My Way Or The “High” Way - Sunday, December 09, 2007
Room In The Inn - Saturday, December 08, 2007
Here I Am (Excerpt from This Side Of Heaven) - Friday, December 07, 2007
Whys And Wherefores - Thursday, December 06, 2007