"I have set my bow in the cloud,
and it shall be a sign of the covenant
between me and earth…"
– Genesis 9:13 –
I seriously think that it is not by coincident for those who witnessed such awesome sight of the rainbow. It was beautiful! It was a pity that some who saw were totally unmoved by such divine work. But for those who saw and stopped and admired such beauty, they were very much blessed. One caring mother quickly took the opportunity to tell of God’s covenant with Noah and how the sign of the rainbow is God’s own way of reminding Himself of this covenant to her beloved son.
I was blessed by such heavenly display too. I thought, perhaps this is God telling me that, "Son, I am with you always. I will never leave you nor forsake you. I am faithful and true. I am the Alpha and the Omega, the Beginning and the End!" It was as though I was seeing God smiling at me from heaven, assuring me of His Presence and love. I felt that I was being embraced by heaven. For that moment, I felt very close to heaven, to His Throne.
"…around the throne was a rainbow that had the appearance of an emerald…"