Posts Tagged ‘Noah’s Ark’

The Rainbow Is An Almighty Reminder

August 14, 2009


It rained the other day.  As the mist was coming down, the sun was still shining so my friend and I were looking around outside – wondering if there would be a rainbow in the sky. Sure enough. We spotted it.

The defraction of light was stunning – like a prism projecting its beauty across the heavens.

A meteorology professor at Penn State once declared that every rainbow is personal. The rainbow that you see is your own specific rainbow – stimulating your retina and no one else’s in the exact same manner.

At the conclusion to the biblical story of Noah’s Ark, God placed a beautiful rainbow in the sky as a reminder to all living things that he would never flood the Earth again.

The rainbow is God’s covenant with the world. Like the calm after the storm.

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