…My thoughts are not your thoughts, neither are your ways my ways, saith the Lord. For as the heavens are higher than the earth, so are my ways higher than your ways, and my thoughts than your thoughts. —Isaiah 55:8,9
If God’s point ended in verse 9, we might as well throw in the towel because God’s ways and thoughts are so far above ours. But don’t quit! Look at what God goes on to say: “…My word…shall not return unto me void, but it shall accomplish that which I please, and it shall prosper…whereto I sent it” (v. 11). How can it prosper if we can’t reach the height of His thoughts and ways? Well, God says, “Moved on by the Holy Ghost, I had holy men of old write down my ways and thoughts and give them to you in sixty-six books called the Bible.Read More. . .