Hiding from the sting
Death lurks – enemy unseen
Still nature brings life
Haiku by: © Leola Durant
How Death Loses Its Sting:
I declare to you, brothers and sisters, that flesh and blood cannot inherit the kingdom of God, nor does the perishable inherit the imperishable. 51 Listen, I tell you a mystery: We will not all sleep, but we will all be changed— 52 in a flash, in the twinkling of an eye, at the last trumpet. For the trumpet will sound, the dead will be raised imperishable, and we will be changed. 53 For the perishable must clothe itself with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality. 54 When the perishable has been clothed with the imperishable, and the mortal with immortality, then the saying that is written will come true: “Death has been swallowed up in victory.”
55 “Where, O death, is your victory?
Where, O death, is your sting?”
56 The sting of death is sin, and the power of sin is the law. 57 But thanks be to God! He gives us the victory through our Lord Jesus Christ.
58 Therefore, my dear brothers and sisters, stand firm. Let nothing move you. Always give yourselves fully to the work of the Lord, because you know that your labor in the Lord is not in vain. 1 Corinthians 15:50-58
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2 Replies to “How I Know The Sting Of Death Will Not Last”
Quite inspirational at this time when Covid 19 is ravaging our world. Satan the author of death cannot win. As a matter of fact,he has already lost the battle. Let’s be faithful.
Amen…. Yes, as Christians we know the battle is already won. How awesome is that!! Praise God. Thanks so much for stopping by, your input is greatly appreciated.