The God 's Promised Land

1064 WordsJul 10, 20165 Pages
Do you truly believe that God is the one who likes to bless you and lead you into the promised land? If there is a promised land that God had promised for you on earth, where that would be? And what that place would look like? What kind of things that God would prepared for you in that promised land? Maybe you think about a house that has many rooms for your kids and grand kids, beautifully prepared garden, nice-beautiful car, and equipped with fancy appliances. But is it really true that the God’s promised land would look like that? We can find the definitions of promised land in scripture. Long time ago when Abraham was using the name of Abram, he received God’s calling that said, “Go forth from your country, And from your relatives And from your father 's house, To the land which I will show you;” (Genesis 12:1) The land that God was pointing, or promised to him, was the land called “Canaan.” (v.7) God had described this land “Canaan” as “a land flowing with milk and honey.” (Exodus 3:8 NASB) However, in now days, this place is called “Palestine,” where the war is never stop. And even though I have never been Israel and Palestine area, by seeing the picture that had taken by many, I can tell that people do live by farming but it looks like just city in the desert. It does not look like milk and honey are flowing all over. Kansas would be much more fit on God’s description on promised land. In that case, some of you may wonder that, “Does God had lied to them?” To
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