When life seems completely out of control, we may begin to panic. We wonder if there is any hope for us. Will we ever get things back in control?
In the book of Revelations, there was destruction, and unparalleled calamities all over the earth. Right in the midst of all this, here is what happened:
When the Lamb opened the seventh seal, there was silence in heaven for about half an hour. (Rev 8:1)
Silence in heaven for half an hour indicates to me that before that “silence” there was constant activity. We’re not told what kind of activity was going on, but the context indicates that it would have been in response to the calamity on the earth. This indicates two things:
So, is your life out of control? Remember, heaven responds and remains in control. Be firm and continue to trust God.
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