Zephaniah 3:17 reminds us that God is musical and He rejoices and sings over you. - -
The LORD your God in the midst of you is mighty; he will save, he will rejoice over you with joy; he will quiet you with his love, he will rejoice over you with singing.
Thursday, October 16, 2014
Tires do wear out, and our
pickup truck had made it across country and back plus other traveling.
My dad decided he would
provide us with a gift of four new tires and paid to have them installed.
After Robert inspected the
tires already installed on the truck, he confided in me that although he
appreciated my father’s kind gesture, he knew that the tires were the wrong
size for the wheels.
He hoped that perhaps the
tires would be okay so he drove his truck for several days and all was
Then one very hot Summer day,
Robert needed to travel to another city close by.After he had been gone for awhile, I received
a telephone call from him.
He told me he was at a tire
place in that town and was replacing all four of the new tires with the correct
Due to the heat of the day,
the tires could not take the pressure placed on them, and all at once, NOT ONE
but all four tires went flat.
We never told my dad what had
happened, because he had been so happy to be able to give us this nice gift.
There are times when the old
saying, “Don’t look a gift horse in the mouth,” might just be true.
In life when it comes to God
and his blessings,His Gifts are always
to be trusted.
The Bible promises us in
Matthew 7:22If ye then, being evil, know how to give good gifts unto your
children, how much more shall your Father which is in heaven give good things
to them that ask him?