Isaac Newton Quotes “Plato is my friend; Aristotle is my friend, but my greatest friend is truth.” Truth is not two but just one and it is universal. Truth is truth.
There is one thing in life that does not change. What is it? It is truth. Truth remains the same – it never changes no matter the time. Many things change human beings – values, time, information being exposed to, environment, people we meet in life, etc; all these change but truth never changes. Change is permanent and that permanent is the truth. The right, correct, genuine , solid and permanent foundation is truth. The eternal foundation is truth. Everlasting and sure foundation is truth. Truth is a genuine quality of life of anything- both livings and non-livings. Truth affects everything in life.
Truth brings change(s) but truth itself don’t change! Truth is light. Truth is life. Truth saves. Truth delivers. Truth is salvation. Truth preserves. Truth protects. Truth heals as iit is only the truth that heals the wounds of the conscience . Truth never dies. Truth overcomes and gives victory. Truth is success, Truth is white (never black). Truth is pure. Truth gives peace of mind. Truth is an expression of love. All these attributes of the truth is one. And is genuinely found in the word of God. This truth is one person personified in the word of God. Truth is very friendly. Truth is perfect and excellent. Truth brings joy to the truth seekers.
What is truth? The truth is the word of God : John 17:17 ”Sanctify them through thy truth: thy word is truth.”. Truth is a mystery because the truth is one. It does not have race and never discriminates. Truth is for everyone and everything. Truth is racially colorless. Truth sanctifies, refines and purifies mind. Truth is progressive by light. Truth shines in the darkness , and the darkness did not comprehend it. One truth always exposes all lies.
The truth makes free when someone knows the truth – John 8:32 ”And ye shall know the truth, and the truth shall make you free.”
Where to find truth? Truth is found in the word of God. Since truth is one therefore the truth cannot be broken. The truth is the scripture that cannot be broken : John 10:35 “… the scripture cannot be broken.”
It is in one truth, you find knowledge, wisdom and understanding. Therefore you are counseled to buy truth because it gives life : Proverbs 23:23 ”Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction (knowledge), and understanding.”
And it is permanent – Hebrews 13:8 “Jesus Christ the same yesterday, and to day, and for ever.”
Truth is bitter but in the end , it brings joy – Jeremiah 15:16 and Revelation 10:10 ”Thy words were found, and I did eat them; and thy word was unto me the joy and rejoicing of mine heart: for I am called by thy name, O LORD God of hosts….And I took the little book out of the angel’s hand, and ate it up; and it was in my mouth sweet as honey: and as soon as I had eaten it, my belly was bitter.“
Proverbs 23:23 “Buy the truth, and sell it not; also wisdom, and instruction, and understanding.” One of the two things that preserves thrones, companies, organizations, establishments, governments, families, marriage, relationships, etc., is truth: Proverbs 20:28 ”Mercy and truth preserve the king: and his throne is upholden by mercy.” Truth will make you stay in business forever! Truth does not compromise high quality and best standard. Honesty ( truth) is the best policy. That is, to say that telling the truth is better than lying even when it is hard to do. Integrity is determined by the truth – the test of integrity is the truth as truth is the character of God.
One of the truest tests of integrity is its blunt refusal to be compromised no matter the situation and circumstance .Truth is the due process. Truth is the “do it right “ practice/principle. Truth is gain. Truth is credit! Truth is honour. Truth is noble. Truth is golden.
Truth is just one face. This one face has three the weightier matters of the law: Matthew 23:23 NKJV “…the weightier matters of the law: justice and mercy and faith (faithfulness)…” Justice has to do with the truth.
The truth has no gender, knows no age and recognizes no status: Job 32:9 ”Great men are not always wise: neither do the aged understand judgment.” The word “judgement“ in this scripture is talking of truth. And truth is always upright, trustworthy and straightforward. The truth loves everyone.
One of the two requirements to worship God is truth – John 4:23 – 24 “But the hour cometh, and now is, when the true worshippers shall worship the Father in spirit and in truth: for the Father seeketh such to worship him. God is a Spirit: and they that worship him must worship him in spirit and in truth.” God is always on the side of the truth. God is the friend of truth. God loves the truth. God defends, shields and protects the truth. God provides for the truth. If you are a truth seeker and lover of truth and friend of truth , you are on the LORD’S side and you can never lose – and God will do all things mentioned above for you: Exodus 32:26 “Then Moses stood in the gate of the camp, and said, Who is on the LORD’S side? let him come unto me. And all the sons of Levi gathered themselves together unto him.“
To be on the LORD’S side, is to be for one truth, love the truth, protect the truth ( the word) , preach and teach the truth (the word) and above all, know God the Son (Jesus Christ, the truth) for yourself – Not your General Overseer/ Pastor: Daniel 11:32 “….the people that do know their God shall be strong, and do exploits.” Read this again:
the people that do know their God – not the people that do know their General Overseer/Pastor. Never look unto your General Overseer/Pastor but one TRUTH, the Lord Jesus Christ – Hebrews 12:2 ”Looking unto Jesus the author and finisher of our faith…” Truth will never betray you.
One truth, the gospel of salvation of the Lord Jesus Christ is the only one and the ultimate for truth that gives peace that the world system will never give you: John 14:27 ”Peace I leave with you, my peace I give unto you: not as the world giveth, give I unto you. Let not your heart be troubled, neither let it be afraid.” This peace is the peace of mind that comes from one truth that money cannot buy .
Jesus Christ is the ONE truth – He is the truth: John 14:6 Jesus saith unto him, I am the way, the truth, and the life: no man cometh unto the Father, but by me.” He never fails. He never disappoints. Therefore embrace this ONE TRUTH.