Hire
Writers
Editors
Home Read What's New Join
Faith
Writers
Forum
My Account Login
Shop
Save
Support
Book
Store
Learn
About
Jesus
  

Read Our Devotional             2016 Opportunities to be Published             Detailed Navigation

The HOME for Christian writers! The Home for Christian Writers!




 
Encouragement PLEASE ENCOURAGE
AUTHOR BY COMMENTING


  LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE   SEND A PRIVATE MESSAGE
  HIRE THIS WRITER
REPORT ARTICLE

 TRACK THIS AUTHOR ADD TO MY FAVORITES
corner
What's New
 
corner
 
Taste of the Lord
by Rick King 
09/20/12
Free to Share


  Mail
 





Taste of the Lord
Rick L. King
9/8/2012

Have you ever seen something that looks so good and never tasted it? Has a person told you about something that really was good for them but since you had not had the same experience you would dismiss what was said. We seem to usually believe what we have experienced for our self. We can only know something if we have experienced it.

If you saw a steak (can use any food or drink) and it looked so good but until you actually tasted it for yourself you would never really know what it truly tasted like would you? You could take another's word for it but it is just not the same as when your taste buds get to experience the taste.

Our spiritual taste buds are no different. We often base our relationship with the Lord by what we have experienced for our self. If we have always been religious and have gone to a church where there was really no presence of God or His power, it is hard to understand that there may be something different. To me once I had experienced His presence and power, religion no longer had any taste at all. It is like eating a food that needs spices but is so bland that there is no satisfaction in it. Many people have experienced salvation but nothing more. They have gotten involved maybe with a church that is legalistic or religious but yet they have never tasted intimacy with the Holy Spirit. Unless we taste of something then how can we truly know that it is really good?

Psalms 34:8 O (1)taste and (2) see that the LORD is good: blessed is the man that trusteth in him.

Hebrew translations:
Taste-02938. םעט ta‘am taw-am’; a primitive root; to taste; figuratively, to perceive: — X but, perceive, taste.

See-07200. האר ra’ah raw-aw’; a primitive root; to see, literally or figuratively (in numerous applications, direct and implied, transitive, intransitive and causative): — advise self, appear, approve, behold, X certainly, consider, discern, (make to) enjoy, have experience, gaze, take heed, X indeed, X joyfully, lo, look (on, one another, one on another, one upon another, out, up, upon), mark, meet, X be near, perceive, present, provide, regard, (have) respect, (fore-, cause to, let) see(-r, m, one another), shew (self), X sight of others, (e-)spy, stare, X surely, X think, view, visions.

I want to invite those of you that have never really tasted of the Lord, to step out by faith and go get a real taste of Him. Don’t let another person make this decision for you. Taste of the Lord, and see (experience for yourself) how good that He really is.


PLEASE ENCOURAGE AUTHOR, LEAVE COMMENT ON ARTICLE
Read more articles by Rick King  or search for other articles by topic below.




Read more by clicking on a link:
Free Reprints
Main Site Articles
Most Read Articles
Highly Acclaimed Challenge Articles.
New Release Christian Books for Free for a Simple Review.

NEW - Surprise Me With an Article - Click here for a random URL


God is Not Against You - He Came on an All Out Rescue Mission to Save You


...in Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting their trespasses against them... 2 Cor 5:19

Therefore, my friends, I want you to know that through Jesus the forgiveness of sins is proclaimed to you. Acts 13:38

LEARN & TRUST JESUS HERE

The opinions expressed by authors do not necessarily reflect the opinion of FaithWriters.com.
 
corner
Corner
This article has been read 276 times     < Previous | Next >


Member Comments
Member Date




TRUST JESUS TODAY











Free Audio Bible
500 Plus Languages
Faith Comes By Hearing.com