“Let there be light”
And just like that, according to the Bible, an empty world was filled with light. As the great book reminds us, the mouth (or tongue) is a powerful vessel. Like how a match stick can start a forest fire, the things we say can have a significant impact.
A baby’s first words are highly anticipated because it is the start of such power. Without it, the world will be very different for her. The same, although not as strong, holds for writing as well.
Imagine for a second that the entire world could not communicate.
No writing, drawing, signals, talking or even facial expressions. How would we build? Teach? Have relationships? It’s not an exaggeration to say that without communication, the world as it is today would not exist. And if you’re a Christian, before the first quote in the bible, the earth was “formless and