It is obvious that numbers—their use, value, symbolism, power, and mystery—are rooted in the intentions of our Creator. They are used throughout scripture, not only as signs of physical quantities, but, even more importantly, as symbols of spiritual reality. Understanding the symbolic message of “God’s numbers” is critical to the disciple’s growth to most fully
Repost from Thursday, October 14, 2010 Let me offer one more precise working definition of “faith.” Most Christians I have known … including myself … are slow to grasp the inherent power of this word. Faith is used in Scripture as both a verb and noun. Sadly, we use it mostly as a noun to think about.