EVERYTHING IN THIS WORLD TRANSPIRES WITH AN EYE ON GOD’S ELECT

EVERYTHING IN THIS WORLD TRANSPIRES WITH AN EYE ON GOD’S ELECT

Michael Jeshurun

“According as His divine power hath GIVEN UNTO US ALL THINGS THAT PERTAIN UNTO LIFE AND GODLINESS, through the knowledge of Him that hath called us to glory and virtue!” [2Peter 1:3]

That’s right, even a thing as common as a printing press to print a Bible or the spectacles through which to read it or a shortwave radio with which we listen to sermons were all foreordained by God with an eye on His Elect! In fact all the inventions, discoveries, advances in science and practically EVERYTHING that is transpiring under the sun is unfolding with an eye on God’s only begotten Son as the Head and His body the Church! ALL THINGS whatsoever they may be are working together for the GOOD of them that love God, and those who are the called according to His purpose!” [Rom 8:28]

Spurgeon said in one of his sermons – “Long before He had made the world in which men should dwell, He had ordained a place for His people and the arrangements of Providence were made WITH AN EYE TO THEM, for Moses says, “When the Most High divided to the nations their inheritance, when He separated the sons of Adam, He set the bounds of the people ACCORDING TO THE NUMBER OF THE CHILDREN OF ISRAEL. For the Lord’s portion is His people. Jacob is the lot of His inheritance.” [Duet 32:8,9]

And A.W. Pink said – “There is no attribute more comforting to His children than that of God’s Sovereignty. Under the most adverse circumstances, in the most severe trials, they believe that Sovereignty has ordained their afflictions, that Sovereignty overrules them, and that Sovereignty will sanctify them all.”

WHATEVER comes to pass is God’s will and by God’s sovereign rule! God is doing it to glorify Christ and with an eye on His Elect, His chosen, His sheep! God is sovereign in His purpose, over sin and in the salvation of his Elect. God’s purpose shall not fail!

Most importantly God’s purpose for YOU shall not fail beloved, and that in-spite of yourself – your sins, your shortcomings and your oft failures! The God who purposed to save you is One who speaks in righteousness – ‘Mighty to save!’ [Isa 63:1] And He is not only ABLE to save you to the uttermost but He WILL save you to the uttermost!

“Therefore the redeemed of the LORD SHALL RETURN, AND COME with singing unto Zion; and everlasting joy shall be upon their head.” [Isaiah 51:11]

The Lord God says that His redeemed SHALL COME and that settles the matter!

Say “Praise the Lord!”

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2 thoughts on “EVERYTHING IN THIS WORLD TRANSPIRES WITH AN EYE ON GOD’S ELECT

  1. Very Dear Brother Mike, Though this article is brief, it says a “mouthful.” In view of TODAY’s high technology, so MUCH being made available of TRUTH via the Internet, on top of the printing press, makes me think it is a sign that the Lord’s return is not far off. When in all the world could a soul get so much availability of truth by the push of a button?! And that from anywhere in the geographical world. This vast and abundant availability is like God dumping and pouring out His truth broadcast by the truckload to show man just how much they are without excuse when He chooses to wrap thing up. Or you might say it is like the great abundance of LIGHT around an airport for the approaching planes, the lights lighting the runways. “Your redemption draweth NIGH!” Yes, all is for the sake of His people known as the elect, for their good and God’s glory.–Glen Berry

    • Thank you for your encouraging comment my dear Brother Glen. I am writing to you from the hospital where Anita and I are waiting by her mother’s bedside. Her mother had suffered her second heart attack and has been in this hospital in the ICU for the whole of last week. Just today they stopped all her medications as her body is not responding to treatment anymore. The doctor has told us to inform all her loved ones and make preparations for her funeral. And I am up to my neck with all this right now. I shall write more leisurely when all this is over. Please remember us in your prayers.
      Much Love ❤ – Mike

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