Our Creator and Redeemer… and do we THINK about it ??? God’s accuracy may even be observed in the hatching of eggs. For example:
- The eggs of the potato bug hatch in 7 days
- Those of a canary in 14 days
- Those of the barnyard hen in 21 days
- The eggs of ducks and geese hatch in 28 days
- Those of the mallard in 35 days
- The eggs of the parrot and the ostrich in 42 days
(Notice, they are all divisible by seven, the number of days in a week)
God’s wisdom is revealed in His arrangement of sections and segments, as well as in the number of grains.
- Each watermelon has an even number of stripes on the rind.
- Each orange has an even number of segments.
- Each ear of corn has an even number of rows.
- Each stalk of wheat has an even number of grains.
- Every bunch of bananas has on its lowest row an even number of bananas, and each row decreases by one, so that one row has an even number and the next row an odd number.
- The waves of the sea roll in on shore twenty-six to the minute in all kinds of weather.
- All grains are found in even numbers on the stalks and the Lord specified thirty fold, sixty fold, and a hundred fold all even numbers.
God has caused the flowers to blossom at certain specified times during the day. Linnaeus, the great botanist, once said that if he had a conservatory containing the right kind of soil, moisture and temperature, he could tell the time of day or night by the flowers that were open and those that were closed!
The lives of each of you may be ordered by the Lord in a beautiful way for His glory, if you will only entrust Him with your life. If you try to regulate your own life, it will only be a mess and a failure. Only the One who made the brain and the heart can successfully guide them to a profitable end.
May God bless you in ways you never even dreamed.