What do you have to Share about Him?
What do you have to share?
Even David could have had little inkling of the fulfilment in store for his words, not only in the fact that his generation still speaks to ours, and his small circle (the other nuance of this word for generation) to the world, but in that God’s mighty acts, wondrous works and terrible (or ‘awesome’) acts would reach a new climax in the gospel events, and still be moving now towards their consummation.
One generation shall praise thy works to another,
And shall declare thy mighty acts.
5 I will speak of the glorious honour of thy majesty,
And of thy wondrous works.
6 And men shall speak of the might of thy terrible acts:
And I will declare thy greatness.
7 They shall abundantly utter the memory of thy great goodness,
And shall sing of thy righteousness.
We will not hide them from their children,
but tell to the coming generation
the glorious deeds of the LORD, and his might,
and the wonders that he has done.
He established a testimony in Jacob
and appointed a law in Israel,
which he commanded our fathers
to teach to their children,
6 that the next generation might know them,
the children yet unborn,
and arise and tell them to their children,
7 so that they should set their hope in God
and not forget the works of God,
but keep his commandments;