This is the generation of them that seek HIM
Does generation describe a race of individuals who seek Him;
or, is this a painted portrait of an individuals personal character?
Is everyone seeking God?
Romans 3:10 says
There is no one righteous, not even one; there is no one
who understands, there is no one who seeks God.
The phrase “to seek God” is often used as descriptive of true integrity:
they that know Your name (Your peerless character)
will put their trust in You: for You, LORD, have not forsaken them that
The LORD looked down from heaven on the children of men, to see if there
were any that did understand, and seek God.
Psalm 63:1 is our cry:
O God, You are our God; early will we seek You: our soul thirsts for God,
our flesh longs for God in a dry and thirsty land, where no water is;
In Proverbs 8:17 God assures us that
He loves them that love Him; and those that seek Him will find Him.
Matthew 6:33 Jesus says:
to seek first the kingdom (control) of God ( in our life),
and his righteousness (the activity of doing what’s right);
and all these things will be added to us.
Matthew 7:7. Jesus again says:
Ask, and it will be given us; seek, and we will find; knock, and it will
be opened to us:
This indicates an earnest desire to know Him and to have His favor.
It denotes also the humility of mind of needing God, and a sense of our
need of trusting dependence on God.
so we Seek the Lord while He may be found; call on Him while He is near.
Job 8:5 says:
there is rich value in seeking God and pleading with the Almighty
Search for Him as for Gold and hidden treasure