A Rainbow

Posted by Ginger~~Enchanting Cottage

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On Thursday there was the most amazing double rainbow in the sky. It was probable one of the top 5 most beautiful things that I have seen. On one side of the sky where the rainbow was it had this amazing glow it was so strong even the inside of our home had a glow to it ,and on the other side of the sky it was so blue it looked like a blue marker had just colored half the sky. It was hot and then it started to rain. Then on Friday, the Lord shared another beautiful rainbow with us.

Genesis 9:13-16

12 And God said, "This is the sign of the covenant I am making between me and you and every living creature with you, a covenant for all generations to come: 13 I have set my rainbow in the clouds, and it will be the sign of the covenant between me and the earth. 14 Whenever I bring clouds over the earth and the rainbow appears in the clouds, 15 I will remember my covenant between me and you and all living creatures of every kind. Never again will the waters become a flood to destroy all life. 16 Whenever the rainbow appears in the clouds, I will see it and remember the everlasting covenant between God and all living creatures of every kind on the earth."

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This entry was posted at 10/02/2010 . You can follow any responses to this entry through the comments feed .


I love the new look of your blog! So pretty! Oh, rainbows are so awesome. They always remind me of the promises of God. I remember one really hard day, early in Ron's cancer journey, when I was driving home and as I pulled into our street.. there was a rainbow directly over our house. It was as if God was saying, "Remember me! I am with you. I will never leave you." Thanks for sharing this post!
Love you.

October 2, 2010 at 11:07 AM

the kids and I saw a double rainbow here too. How cool is that...we stood there amazed and I thought of God's promises too. Have a great weekend.

October 2, 2010 at 11:52 AM

Beautiful, Ginger. I only remember seeing one double rainbow and I didn't have my camera with me. I'm glad you guys got some rain. Wish some of it would come over our way. Love the fall look of your blog. It's beautiful.

October 2, 2010 at 11:59 AM

One of God's greatest gifts to us--the rainbow and its promise. Thank you for sharing your beautiful experience.

October 2, 2010 at 12:18 PM

Wow - how wonderful to have seen the rainbow. Blessings to you all this weekend. Thank you for your prayers.

October 2, 2010 at 1:40 PM

Beautiful post. I love rainbows and I love you. Have a great weekend.

October 2, 2010 at 2:00 PM

Rainbows always make me catch my breath. God's promises still endure. Thanks for such a great post, and I love the new look!

October 2, 2010 at 5:14 PM

Double rainbows are so unique...how wonderful you were able to see them...experience them by the sounds of it if it flooded your home with its light. Wow!

October 2, 2010 at 7:45 PM

I love rainbows and I love God's promises! Thank you for sharing this post and the beautiful photo.


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October 2, 2010 at 8:10 PM

I love the promise of the rainbow. =)

October 2, 2010 at 9:36 PM

The Lord blessed my husband & I with a beautiful double rainbow as we were heading home from a trip to Flagstaff 2 years ago and he ended up in the hospital. I knew it was a "God wink" to us and an assurance that we were indeed going to get back to Oklahoma safe and sound. We did and he had open heart surgery 3 days later. God is so very wonderful to us and knows just what we need, when we need it.

Your picture and description are beautiful. Thank you.

October 2, 2010 at 10:21 PM

I have never seen a rainbow like this! God's promise, faithfulness, and extravant love, once again revealed in His creation!

October 2, 2010 at 10:58 PM

Rainbows always amaze me, but a double rainbow? Wow, what a sight that must have been! How truly wondrous...

Best wishes,

October 3, 2010 at 5:02 AM

Ginger, I love rainbows, and never seem to have my camera to be able to show. Wow!! how blessed you were, rainbows two days in a row, . Maybe next time you will have your camera too. lol But God saved them just for you and your dh. How awesome is that.
I am so thankful for His covenant with us. Beautiful post dear friend

October 3, 2010 at 9:59 AM

What a delightful gift from God! And such encouraging Bible verses! Love your new blog "do" as well - especially the sweet autumn pumpkin decorations and decor. :) Have a blessed week! :)

October 3, 2010 at 11:36 AM

G'morn ~ I love the reflections of rainbows, giving us that double effect ... it just melts me to witness such a promise & the beauty of His words.

Have a beautiful Sunday ~
TTFN ~ Hugs, Marydon

October 3, 2010 at 1:58 PM

Beautiful thoughts. I love looking and rainbows and hopefully next time I will remember His promise.

October 3, 2010 at 3:28 PM

I loved its blog. The rainbow is pretty, blessing of God. The Biblical reference combined eats photo!

October 3, 2010 at 4:02 PM

We were in Arizona this past spring and I saw my first double rainbow. Beautiful gift from the Lord.

October 3, 2010 at 8:02 PM

I saw a rainbow on my way home from work yesterday and thought, also, of God's covenant with me.

October 3, 2010 at 9:24 PM

Great post! Rainbows never cease to amaze me. I am in awe of their beauty. It would have been incredible to witness the one you saw.

Thanks for hosting Spiritual Sundays. I am really enjoying participating!

Life on the Edge

October 3, 2010 at 10:06 PM

He gives us such amazing signs doesn't He? I never forget his covenant to us. Thank you for sharing this beautiful Scripture with the amazing photo. Anne

October 3, 2010 at 10:34 PM

Beautiful! I have never seen a double rainbow.I love rainbows and the reminders they bring of His promise.Thanks for sharing, Annette

October 3, 2010 at 11:06 PM

Hello dear Ginger, I wrote on here yesterday and my computer cut out, so my I find it didn't go through.. Not to worry.
The rainbow is very different to most I have seen. I think we all get a joy out of them, they are such marvelous things. Very ethereal like a transparent vapour which I suppose in some way, they are. My daughter tells me they have 7 colours? I always try to count them yet they merge together. Seven, Jesus perfect number. Much love Crystal Mary

October 4, 2010 at 2:41 AM

Hi Ginger, the rainbow is amazing. God is beyond creative and always exceeds our imagination. Thank you for visiting and for your prayers for my aunt.

Peace & blessings to you!

October 4, 2010 at 9:05 AM

Rainbows are so beautiful and I love the meaning behind them. Truly God's gift to us!
Double rainbows are very beautiful!

October 4, 2010 at 9:35 AM

I've seen one double rainbow before but not one with this majesty. Thanks for sharing with us.

October 4, 2010 at 4:48 PM

I love rainbows. I was blessed to see one the night before my oldest daughter got married a year ago.
Thanks for sharing your beautiful picture..

October 5, 2010 at 8:53 PM

Thanks for reminding us of that promise again. I find myself looking more and more into God's beautiful sky. You might want to read my devotional today. It means a lot to me, as I am getting on up there in age. Blessings ~

October 5, 2010 at 9:12 PM

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