Truth Banner

Written by Julie

On December 2, 2019

Thou hast given a banner to them that fear thee, that it may be displayed because of the truth.

Psalm 60:4 (KJV)

I’ll admit that I didn’t know this verse even existed before April of this year. But I’m glad God put it in the Bible! It’s a cool reminder.

God has given people who fear and serve and love Him a “banner” to display. What does it say–“I’m a Christian,” “I serve God,” “I’m a child of the King”? I don’t know, but it should say something like that! Our lives should shout about Who we serve and Whose we are!

And that phrase “because of the truth”–there are so many truths that give us a reason to “show-and-tell.”

The truth is, you are loved by God.

The truth is, you can be free from the chains of sin.

The truth is, you don’t have to fear.

The truth is, your debt’s been paid and you don’t have to work your way into heaven (not that it’d work anyway).

The truth is, you’ve been forgiven and no longer have to hide in shame.

The truth is, you are alive because Jesus died.

The truth is, you are held and helped by the Creator of the universe.

The truth is, your God is bigger than sin, doubt, darkness, grief, sickness, job loss, struggles, confusion, roller-coaster emotions, yes, even bigger than death.

Display your banner.

Because of the truth.

		
Julie

Julie

Hi, I'm Julie, a 16 year-old lover of books, music, and Jesus. I'm a sophomore in high school (Abeka Academy), and am starting my second year of violin lessons. I also co-publish a digital magazine called Priceless geared toward teen girls. My desire is to use my words to glorify my Saviour and to encourage you in your walk with God. I'd love to hear from you!

You May Also Like…

The Stone and the Storm

The Stone and the Storm

Maybe these storms, these trials, these sorrows, are to keep me from life apart from God.

Love Pursues, Part 2

Love Pursues, Part 2

“Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life” comes nearly at the end, after a whole lot of stillness.

Love Pursues

Love Pursues

“…my soul was forced to be still. And as I got still, the Lord’s pursuit of me became increasingly clear.”

Subscribe
Notify of
guest

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.

0 Comments
Inline Feedbacks
View all comments