Two adjectives capture the biblical image of angels: many and mighty.  They are mentioned in over three hundred scriptural references. Revelations 5:11 describes angels around the heavenly throne,  “and the number of them was ten thousand times ten thousand, and thousands of thousands.”

God’s angels are marked with incredible strength.  It took only one angel to slay the firstborn of Egypt.

Only one sound matters to angels and that is God’s voice.  Only one sight enthralls angels and that is God’s face.  And as a result, they worship him.  They also protect us.  “All the angels are spirits who serve God and are sent to help those who will receive salvation” (Hebrews 1:14).   The promise of angelic protection is limited to those who trust God.  And when you cross the goal line, they’ll be the first to applaud!

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