Hebrews 12:1 tells us that the world is encircled by a cloud of witnesses who are with Christ in glory. What does this multitude of heavenly witnesses have to say to the present world? We live in a generation that is far more wicked than Noahs. What can these witnesses say to a human race whose sins exceed even that of Sodom?
Our day is one of great prosperity. Our economy has been blessed, yet our society has become so immoral, violent and anti-God that even secularists bemoan how far we have fallen. Christians everywhere wonder why God has delayed his judgments on such a wicked society.
We who love Christ may not understand why such gross evil is allowed to continue. But the cloud of heavenly witnesses understands. They dont question the mercy and patience that God has shown. Continue Reading