"Then Abraham lifted up his eyes and looked, and there behind him was a ram caught in a thicket by its horns" (Genesis 22:13,NKJV).
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BIBLE IN ONE YEAR
Astory was recently told of a 10 year old Lawrence Shields who was picking through a bucket of dirt at a commercial gem mine in North Carolina when he
found an interesting rock. "l just like the shape of it," he said. It turned out to be a 1061-carat sapphire. Lawrence and his parents said they had been told it could be worth more than $35,000.
There are so much we can pick out of this life if we are interested enough to bend down for a search. Very often we are prone to putting our hearts and hopes at high places and expecting help from high people. But, today we are encouraged by God's Word to know that God has placedaround us great treasures that can turn our fortunes for the
Such treasures are found in unlikely places such as our neighbourhood, offices, markets, workshops and evenchurch premises. They can also be found in our spouses, siblings and acquaintances. Isn't it amazing that of all places,
a ram was caught on top of a mountain? ls it not wonderfulalso that Naaman could find solution to his leprosy from a slave girl? All that is required of us this New Year is to bend
down and search for the treasures that God has placed around us.
Solution to our desperate situation often come from very unlikely places.
Lord, help me to be careful enough to see the provisions You have already made for me. — with Chidera Emeanah and 51 others.