“The Voice in Your Cry”

the-voice-in-the-cry_cropThere is a “voice” unique to all creation that only God can hear and understand — Able’s blood (Gen. 4:10); the stars of heaven (Ps. 148); the trees of the field (Isa. 55:12); the rocks on the ground (Lu. 19:40). They all have a voice discerned by their Creator.

There is the “voice” of the Righteous that transcends them all. It’s the “voice” in your cry!

When our enemies hear it, they tremble (1 Sam. 4:5-9) … and the earth responds (Acts 16:25-26).


1 Sam. 4:5-9

As the ark of the covenant of the LORD came into the camp, all Israel shouted with a great shout, so that the earth resounded. When the Philistines heard the noise of the shout, they said, “What does the noise of this great shout in the camp of the Hebrews mean?” Then they understood that the ark of the LORD had come into the camp. The Philistines were afraid, for they said, “God has come into the camp.” And they said, “Woe to us! For nothing like this has happened before. “Woe to us! Who shall deliver us from the hand of these mighty gods? These are the gods who smote the Egyptians with all kinds of plagues in the wilderness. “Take courage and be men, O Philistines, or you will become slaves to the Hebrews, as they have been slaves to you; therefore, be men and fight.”

Acts 16:25-26

About midnight, Paul and Silas were praying and singing hymns to God, and the other prisoners were listening to them. Suddenly a strong earthquake shook the foundations of the prison. At once all the doors flew open, and everyone’s chains came loose …