Like an earthquake, coronavirus has shaken, and is shaking, thousands and thousands.
Earthquakes are sudden, harmful and scary. They shake what we assumed was protected, robust and steady.
It is very important keep in mind and contemplate the dear issues coronavirus can not contact – the unchanging, unshakeable truths that haven’t modified, as a result of they can’t and can by no means change.
Issues that had been true earlier than the coronavirus will stay true lengthy after.
They’re large pillars sunk deep down into the everlasting bedrock. We are able to stand on them, when a lot else we relied on has been shaken.
Our gracious God – Father, Son and Holy Spirit – is unchanging.
God declares He’s the Alpha and the Omega – who’s, and who was, and who’s to come back – the Almighty.
Jesus Christ is identical yesterday at present and without end – the Holy Spirit is described as ‘the everlasting Spirit’.
God’s Phrase is as certain and agency now, because it has ever been. His Phrase resides, abiding, and imperishable.
God’s unchanging covenant love offers strong foundational floor for our religion.
Jesus Christ was interceding to the Father on our behalf lengthy earlier than coronavirus, and the present pandemic has not stopped him. He is ready to save to the uttermost those that draw close to to God by him.
The approaching of Judgement Day is a sobering thought. Coronavirus has postponed or cancelled many conferences, however every of us will maintain this appointment. It can’t be prevented.
Peter reminds us that in Christ we now have an inheritance which is imperishable, undefiled and unfading.
Unchanging truths can produce unshakeable disciples.
Close to the tip of his life Paul wrote – “I’ve fought the great combat – I’ve completed the race – I’ve stored the religion”.
To combat the great combat, and end the race – we have to maintain the religion.
No matter scenario you’re in at present be certain your dedication to Jesus Christ is strong and agency and certain.
Keep in mind that Jesus Christ, risen and alive, won’t ever ever allow you to down, fail you or disappoint you.
We have to know that with certainty in these awkward difficult time.
“Almighty gracious heavenly Father – irrespective of what’s going on throughout me – as I learn this text and pray – hear my prayer and reply me and strengthen me in order that I could maintain the religion and serve loyally – and by no means quit or give in. Hear me Father as I pray in Jesus’ Title. Amen”