Seeking God in the Stories we Tell
Christ in our Stories
In the antediluvian world, the Truth of God quickly diverged into myriads of myths and legends. Our stories spoke of great heroes, usually the sons of gods, who were given virtually impossible tasks to overcome. These stories did not seek God, but seem to spit in His face with their unbelief.
But He is not far from each one of us, no matter the state of our heart. God determined and appointed these stories so we might seek Him. Israel knew what to look for in the Messiah, as God had chosen them as His Own. The gentiles, however, had chosen to “exchange the truth for a lie.” In His mercy, God allowed their stories to presage His Son so that when He came, they would recognize Him…