Matt smiles at that romantic part of the show, when the girl is anxious about if she’ll be safe and the guy says, I got you. I got you, girl.
He always turns to me, works up a good smoulder with the eyes, and says the same words.
I got you. I got you, girl.
But it makes me a bit weak at the knees.
He preached it Saturday night, minus the ham.
What does God call himself in this passage? he said.
These are the words of him who is the First and the Last, who died and came to life again. (Revelation 2:8 NIV)
Jesus is the Last.
That preacher man of mine said Jesus is patting his chest and saying, Trust me.
I got you.
Jesus is the Last word, the final word on how everything will turn out.
So whatever it is you’re worried about?