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Wednesday, May 22, 2013
Wednesdays in the Word: What I've been reading this week
Job 41 is a fascinating description of the awesomeness of God's creatures and, more importantly, the God Who created and controls the monsters of the deep.
Bible scholars may debate about what this
creature is but it's obviously a dragon! I think its strange how there
are tales of dragons in all cultures from ancient history to present time if
there is no such thing (or ever was) as a dragon. Some creature that
looked an awful lot like a dragon inspired fear and terror in the past.
Regardless of whether or not
there ever were REAL dragons or not (maybe this passage is referring to some
other ancient beast), God is making Himself known to Job.
He is the
Creator. And He is the Controller of our destinies. Good. Bad.
And everything in between. That's frightening and very comforting at the