Recipes, instruction booklets, self help guides; all means of gathering info to teach and help yourself independently. They cause us to rely on ourselves and the experiences of others to gain knowledge and understanding. So many books. So many guides. With so much info available which one should you adhere to. Its a little bit much to constantly be self-reliant. You become your own god. What book came with a well versed instructor to guide you to becoming the best you possible?
The bible itself is the Word of God. It is the Creator’s manual. It literally has everything concerning the issues of life with a live instructor who does not hesitate to help His people. The title of the book literally reads Holy Bible. Holy means perfect and righteous. It is a synonym for dedicated. This book was literally inspired by God who is dedicated to loving us: His creation.
The truth is the Bible is not something you can read one time and have all of the answers. It is a literal everyday tool holding the keys to life. It is a constant reminder of God’s love for us. God is the ultimate advisor. He speaks to us through his Word. There is no shortage in His presence or abilities and He will never put you on hold.His word is readily available and becomes inscribed on our hearts when we read it and follow it. Proverbs 7:2a-3 advises us to “Obey my commands and live! Tie them to you finger as a reminder. Write them within your heart.
Humans were all made with the same longing for companionship. At the very least we want to know that someone somewhere is for us and not against us. In fact He finds you very important. He said in his word “I will never leave you nor will I forsake you. So we can say with confidence “The Lord is my helper, so I will have no fear.”(Hebrews 13:5b-6)The most amazing thing about God is that he is not a man that he should lie nor the son of man that he has to repent.(NUMBERS 23:19)
His plan you are of good and not evil, plans that will prosper you and not harm you, to give you hope and a future.(Jeremiah 29:11) He is the only one that gives His word to last forever and mean it! What a God! If there is anything you ever need it is always nice to know you can consult with the builder.