Faith is only as firm as the foundation upon which it rests. Easter faith is Rock solid! Resurrection power is not fable sentiment; there were hundreds of witnesses to Jesus appearances in His resurrection body. (1Corinthians 15:3-8) I am thankful for the accounts recorded in the Gospels and forever in His debt for revealing the redemption story to me.
We look back to Calvary and the empty grave; Job looked forward and sealed his future. "I wish that my words were written down, that they were recorded on a scroll or were inscribed in stone forever by an iron stylus and lead! But I know my living Redeemer, and He will stand on the dust at last. Even after my skin has been destroyed, yet I will see God in my flesh. I will see Him myself; my eyes will look at [Him], and not as a stranger. My heart longs within me (Job 19: 23-27 HCS)."
Jesus is ALIVE and kicking'! He defeated Satan and triumphed over the grave and death. "Now since the children have flesh and blood in common, He also shared in these, so that through His death He might destroy the one holding the power of death - that is, the Devil- (Hebrews 2:14 HCS)." Yes, Job knew his Redeemer lives; he witnessed in Rock solid faith. "On Christ the Solid Rock I Stand!"
With God all things are possible! Published articles in Mature Living Magazine, Secret Place, Daily Devotionals for the Deaf, Light from the Word Daily Devotional. Available now in book store: FORGET-ME-NOT DAILY DEVOTIONAL http:/ebooks.faithwriters.com/ebook-details.php?id=520