1 Peter 1:24-26

2 Kings 4

24 For, “All men are like grass, and all their glory is like the flowers of the field; the grass withers and the flowers fall, 25 but the word of the Lord stands forever.” 25 And this is the word that was preached to you.

2 responses to “1 Peter 1:24-26

  1. Our lives (longevity) and our glory (successes and accomplishments) are both so temporal in the light of eternity.

    The word of God and His truths are the only thing that defy time and will stand forever. We need to base our plans, energy, and goals on what will stand and matter.

  2. reading about flowers and their purpose it helped me really paint a good picture of this scripture. People use flowers for so many reasons, but they are for decorations and signs of affection, a way to show their emotion…I also read that flowers are seasonal and we know that grass lasts year round…so its good illustration to say that men are like grass, they last awhile and their glory is like flowers, they come and go…

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