In 1 Kings 18, Scripture records after the prophet Elijah prayed and asked God to end the drought, he said to the people, “I can hear the sound of an abundance of rain.”
He was saying in effect, “There is a yes from God in our future!” He was saying “today may be tough, but tomorrow will be better”. He was saying “that you are down now doesn’t mean you will not be up again”. He was saying “Your future will be better than your past”.
After praying, Elijah told the lad assisting him to go look on the other side of the mountain to see if there was any sign of rain, but he came back with a NO for an answer. There is not a cloud in the sky. It is crystal clear.” For many people, discouragement would have set in, but Elijah did not get discouraged and…
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