The Discovery of Knowing God
By Ken L. Birks
intimately acquainted with all our ways,
You know our thoughts,
dreams, fears, sins, and more.
can we go? Nothing is hidden from You,
yet You still love us.
towards us are more than can be
Our thoughts must be
brought into your captivity,
Oh, that we would
know You as You have known us, even in
Your greatness is beyond
discovery. Where do we begin?
Word and creation are hidden keys that
reveal who You are.
are discovered as we search for You with
Intimacy is discovered
as we seek with all our hearts, without
As we seek You,
misconceptions of who You are disappear.
Your Holy Spirit teaches us as He
reveals Your nature, so near.
meditate on Your beauty and majesty, we
discover Your ascriptions.
Word we meditate and search out Your
With Your Word
and Your Spirit we go forth in discovery
of who You are.
fills our hearts as we observe Your
handiwork in creation.
and magnificence, uncover Your creative
Myriads of stars, streams,
mountains, waterfalls and more, You
Your beauty and majesty are
discovered by all who have detected.
In discovery, we know You as we open our
eyes to all that You have created.
In Your omniscience, You have known
our future and paths we take.
before us as a guiding light, knowing
what’s already at stake.
How can we
but trust in You as we navigate through
dangers and pitfalls.
are only of peace, to give a future
filled with hope.
The more we
discover, the more Your nature is
revealed, which calls.
are incomprehensible and inexhaustible
in power and deeds.
nothing is too difficult for You as Your
As You perform, You do
the hard things, making our part
We do not underestimate
Your power towards us in all things,
In discovery and knowing
You, we remain linked to Your divine
In all that you have
created, Your eternal Godhead is clearly
We are without excuse, as
the sun, moon and stars are clearly
All energy is derived from
the sun, as with the Father having life
The moon reflects the
glory of the sun, so Your Son reflects
As Your Spirit is
everywhere, so are the stars of heaven
in all their splendor.
As we live and
move in Your splendor, we experience
Your intimacy within.
7-8, 40:5, 2 Corinthians 10:5, Psalm
145:3, Proverbs 25:2, 2:4-5, Psalm
119:2, John 14:26, Psalm 127:4, 19:1.
Jeremiah 29:11, 32:17, Romans 1:20, Acts
17:28, Psalm 89:34.
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