Is Your Belly Showing?
ABOVE: Click to watch 'Love Goes Viral' and share it! What Hasn't Changed During COVID (Continued)
“Love goes viral, it’s who we’re meant to be,
In the image of God who heals to set free.
Love goes viral though lockdowns constrain
For love lives from the inside out anyway.”
This is the chorus and the centerpiece of my pandemic ITunes single and YouTube video. It credits the inward for the outward.
A mature believer who runs a faith-based ministry reported that he didn’t understand what I meant by the line, “Love lives from the inside out anyway.”
When Jesus said, “out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water,” he was speaking simply in an era that viewed godliness as complicated and external. He was making it clear that heaven-on-earth behavior begins with Christ changing our hearts.
COVID can’t stop the inner man’s gushing love. It simply makes it more obvious - except to some.
PORTAL TO HEAVEN: When a geyser erupts, the spray lands on anyone within close proximity. It just happens.
Look beneath the surface so you can judge correctly…He that believeth on me, as the scripture hath said, out of his belly shall flow rivers of living water. John 7:24 NIV, John 7:38 KJV