After being baptized, Jesus came up immediately from the water; and behold, the heavens were opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending as a dove and lighting on Him, and behold, a voice out of the heavens said, “This is My beloved Son, in whom I am well-pleased” (Matthew 3:16-17, NASB).
July 11, 2003
At Pike’s Peak Conference Center, Colorado Springs, Colorado
"Behold the winter is past. It is over and gone. The flowers are blooming. The time of singing has come. The voice of the turtledove is being released in our land." (Song of Songs)
Lisa Griess, Fort Collins, Colorado, USA
"For behold, the winter is past, the rain is over and gone. The flowers have already appeared in the land; The time has arrived for pruning the vines, and the voice of the turtledove has been heard in our land" (Song of Songs 2:11-12, NASB).