FOR WRITERS

FOR READERS

FOR PUBLISHERS




FREE CHRISTIAN REPRINT ARTICLES

Christian Articles for All of your Publishing Needs!

LIKE US
Translate this Page Here

FOR WRITERS

FOR READERS

FOR PUBLISHERS




Word Count: 301

Send Article To Friend Print/Use Article

Contact PamFord Davis


Laughter In The Rain

by PamFord Davis  
1/07/2010 / Devotionals


"But Noah found grace in the eyes of the Lord (Genesis 6:8 NKJ)." God saw the wickedness of man, and set in motion a plan to destroy all mankind and animals from the earth. Noah in his faithfulness followed God's instructions: Build an ark of gopherwood, and bring representative animals into the ark. Life would be given a fresh start following a great flood. (Genesis 6:14-7:5)


It has been said that Noah's generation could not understand the idea of coming torrential rains. They received moisture only from morning dew upon the ground. If this is true, his friends, neighbors and relatives likely thought Noah's claims were impossible. Did they laugh and call him a crazy old man? God's judgment day arrived. "In the six hundredth year of Noah's life, in the second month, the seventeenth day of the month, on that day all the fountains of the great deep were broken up, and the windows of heaven were opened. And the rain was on the earth forty days and forty nights. On the very same day Noah and Noah's sons, Shem, Ham, and Japheth, and Noah's wife and the three wives of his sons with them, entered the ark-they and every beast of its kind (Genesis 7:11-14a NKJ)."


As the rain began to fall crowds of people likely began to gather around the ark. Laughter in the rain would soon turn to cries for rescue. They saw the structure with new eyes. Could Noah help them? They should have listened to his warnings sooner. Noah and his family were safe inside. "So those that entered, male and female of all flesh, went in as God had commanded him; and the Lord shut him in (Genesis 7:16 NKJ)." Noah did not shut out others. God closed Noah and his family safely inside.

Devotionals are her first love in writing. Published articles in Mature Living Magazine, Devotions for the Deaf, The Secret Place, Light from the Word, Coosa Journal, With God Daily, Mary Hollingsworth's The One Year Devotional of Joy and Laughter. http://www.pamforddavis.com
http://www.faithwriters.com/member-profile.php?id

Article Source: http://www.faithwriters.com-CHRISTIAN WRITERS

If you died today, are you absolutely certain that you would go to heaven? You can be! Click here and TRUST JESUS NOW

Read more articles by PamFord Davis

Like reading Christian Articles? Check out some more options. Read articles in Main Site Articles, Most Read Articles or our highly acclaimed Challenge Articles. Read Great New Release Christian Books for FREE in our Free Reads for Reviews Program. Or enter a keyword for a topic in the search box to search our articles.

User Comments

Enter comments below. Due to spam, all hyperlinks posted in the comments are now immediately disabled by our system.

Please type the following word below:


Not readable? Change text.



The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.

Hire a Christian Writer, Christian Writer Wanted, Christian Writer Needed, Christian Content Needed, Find a Christian Editor, Hire a Christian Editor, Christian Editor, Find a Christian Writer


Main FaithWriters Site | Acceptable Use Policy

By using this site you agree to our Acceptable Use Policy .

© FaithWriters.com. All rights reserved.


FaithWriters.com Free Reprint Articles - Your place for Christian articles, Christian poems, Christian stories and much more.