- 2 years ago
Recognizing the Signs
“And they answered and said unto him, Where, Lord? And he said unto them, Wheresoever the body is, thither will the eagles be gathered together.”
When you drive down a country road and see a number of buzzards circling in the air, it doesn’t take special insight to understand that there is probably a dead animal nearby that has attracted their attention. We would be surprised if we drove past to discover them enjoying a particularly beautiful display of flowers in a field. That is because we know what buzzards eat and what draws their interest, so when we see them we understand what it signifies. God expects us to have the wisdom and insight to approach the world in the same way.
We should not just casually pass through life without any understanding of the events we see happening around us. Instead we should look at them through the lens of God’s Word and through the lessons of history to grasp the implications of