Then those who feared the Lord talked often one to another; and the Lord listened and heard it, and a book of remembrance was written before Him of those who feared the lord and who thought on His name (Mal. 3: 16)
I remember when young while living in the orphanage in Brazil, I was given a book of remembrance where friends and acquaintances wrote beautiful thoughts of encouragement and what they thought of me. It registered sentiments that would later bring me memories of those days, although not all positive, but sifting them through in my mind, there were a few wonderful memories which I treasured. They bring me joy as I relive those days. It is to me a privilege to know that the Lord is aware and taking notice of the things we say that is pleasing to Him to the point of having them written in a special remembrance book.
2 thoughts on “A Book of Remembrance”
Thank you for sharing this. I love that idea of a book or remembrance … Your post encourages me to keep my heart centred on God, and my thoughts on what really matters.
It blesses my heart to know that God used this article to speak to you. Thank you for writing us. I would encourage you to listen to my interview on the “book” page. Blessings, Jacinta