A Promise

The other night we took a trip to BJ’s and Lowe’s. On the way home there was a very cool rainbow going across our neighborhood. It was VERY vivid and a full rainbow. There was also a second one above it that was much lighter but also a full rainbow. It was really cool to see. Little Monkey liked it. I tried to take a picture of it but it not that great. The one rainbow you can see in this photo is the one that was VIVID.

Rainbow!

Rainbow!

The Rainbow-A promise to Noah and all his descendants.

8” Then God said to Noah and to his sons with him: 9 “I now establish my covenant with you and with your descendants after you 10 and with every living creature that was with you—the birds, the livestock and all the wild animals, all those that came out of the ark with you—every living creature on earth. 11 I establish my covenant with you: Never again will all life be cut off by the waters of a flood; never again will there be a flood to destroy the earth.”

12 And God said, “This is the sign of the covenant I am making between me and you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all generations to come: 13 I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. 14 Whenever I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow appears in the clouds, 15 I will remember my covenant between me and you and all living creatures of every kind. Never again will the waters become a flood to destroy all life. 16 Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth.”

17 So God said to Noah, “This is the sign of the covenant I have established between me and all life on the earth.”” Genesis 9:8-17 NIV

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