will be Our Teacher
people shall know my name: ... they shall know in that day that I am he that
doth speak: behold, it is I. Isa. 52:6.
Restored to His presence, man will again, as at the beginning, be taught of
not the slightest idea of what will then be opened before us. With Christ
we shall walk beside the living waters. He will unfold to us the beauty and
glory of nature. He will reveal what He is to us, and what we are to Him.
Truth we cannot know now, because of finite limitations, we shall know hereafter.
world to come Christ will lead the redeemed beside the river of life and will
teach them wonderful lessons of truth. He will unfold to them the mysteries
of nature. They will see that a master hand holds the world in position. They
will behold the skill displayed by the great Artist in coloring the flowers
of the field, and will learn of the purposes of the merciful Father, who dispenses
every ray of light, and with the holy angels the redeemed will acknowledge
in songs of grateful praise God's supreme love to an unthankful world.
be open to the student, history of infinite scope and of wealth inexpressible....
The history of the inception of sin; of fatal falsehood in its crooked working;
of truth that, swerving not from its own straight lines, has met and conquered
error--all will be made manifest. The veil that interposes between the visible
and the invisible world will be drawn aside, and wonderful things will be
delight we shall enter into the joy and the wisdom of unfallen beings. We
shall share the treasures gained through ages upon ages spent in contemplation
of God's handiwork. And the years of eternity, as they roll, will continue
to bring more glorious revelations. "Exceeding abundantly above all that
we ask or think" (Ephesians 3:20) will be, forever and forever, the impartation
of the gifts of God.
get an education here that will enable us to live with God through the eternal
ages. The education we begin here will be perfected in heaven. We will only
just enter a higher grade.
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