The Spirit of God


The Spirit of God is described in many ways in Scripture, but however it is described, it’s always there somewhere…  In Genesis, it’s spoken of this way:


n the beginning God created the heavens and the earth. Now the earth was formless and empty, darkness was over the surface of the deep, and the Spirit of God was hovering over the waters.

Genesis 1:1-2

The Spirit of God wasn’t hovering over the waters without a purpose in mind, for the next verse is where God says “Let there be light.”  That light of course is God’s Truth.  Where ever we find the Spirit of God, we find also the Truth of God, and it seems to me that finding the Truth of God is an important thing indeed.

Where is the Spirit of God in our lives?  Is it found in our daily living?  Is it found in our homes, our jobs or in our families? Surely it’s found in our service.

As we go through our days, let’s seek out His Spirit, for His light comes along with it, and by reflecting His light in a dark world we really can make a difference for Christ.



About Don Merritt

A long time teacher and writer, Don hopes to share his varied life's experiences in a different way with a Christian perspective.
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3 Responses to The Spirit of God

  1. cyril says:

    great post..i like

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