The first time I saw Jackie Evancho sing, my reaction was probably the same as the rest of the else’s. First, that she was a little angel sent from heaven, and then second, that it could not be real. But she is for real, and once again we can see the hand of God alive in the world. And then we hear the message that young Jackie is delivering with her beautiful voice, and we have to praise God again. Yes, from the mouth of Jackie Evancho praise is perfected, which brings us to today’s Bible or Not quote.
“Out of the mouth of babes and nursing infants you have perfected praise.” – Bible or Not?
See the video and full lyrics for “To Believe” by Jackie Evancho. I challenge you to watch the whole video with getting misty-eyed…
Today’s Bible or Not quote is about staying the course in our service and worship to God even in times when it seems everything is going wrong, and it seems like God is not listening. In this popular Christian music song by the band Casting Crowns, the writer sings about the falling rain and that “once again I say ‘amen’ and it’s still raining”. And even though God is not answering the prayer at that moment, the singer still sings:
“I will praise you in this storm”. – Casting Crowns, 2005
This is not unlike the attitude of Job when he said “the Lord giveth and the Lord taketh away; blessed be the name of the Lord”. Yes, this is NOT easy.
To all of those struggling with trials and issues of life and faith, today’s quote is for you. Here is a Bible verse about how God will pull you out of such times plus links to the MP3 and YouTube…