Science defines dreaming as brain impulses formed from the memory to have a cohesive flow of a story that results in a dream. A psychologist explains them as wishes, fantasies, or a sense of realization that people experience when asleep.
The Christian perspective, on the other hand, states that dreams are one of the ways that God uses to talk to people. In the Bible, God spoke to people such as Jacob, Joseph through dreams.
From a Biblical point of approach, what does dreaming of stones mean? Stones often represent the truth.
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A call for service.
In the Old Testament, priests used stones to make altars. These altars were sacred since they were used to make sacrifices to God. The altars were respected. Experiencing dreams of stones could mean an anointment to serve God.
You may not necessarily be the chosen one to become a Priest. There are other services that you could offer in the Church.
Such services may include ushering or even being a part of the church choir. Evaluate and determine in which Church’s department you could be of service and heed to this call.
It’s time to take a rest.
In the Old Testament, Jacob had to flee from his brother Esau. He fled after he tricked his brother and inherited the blessings of the first-born.
In a city called Luz, Jacob gathered several stones in which he laid his head on them and slept. Biblically, dreaming of stones could mean that a moment of peace is in the offing.
Several matters like financial hurdles could be troubling; however, you will have your breakthrough. A moment of rest that you need is coming.
A sign of divine support.
The Bible assures Christians that Jesus is the rock-solid foundation in which their faith stands. Dreaming of stones could indicate that you are about to experience hardship moments.
Situations that are troubling you. However, God will see you through those troublesome moments and bring you triumph.
The Bible encourages Christians to build their houses, their faith, in the rock as the rock gives a strong foundation. Have faith and belief that you will be a conqueror.
A solution to your problems will be attained.
In the Bible, David easily triumphed Goliath. He used a sling and stones to defeat a giant Goliath. Having an experience of stones in your dreams could mean that you will find a solution to your problems.
You could be having issues at work or even school but not to worry, soon you will wave your problems goodbye. Be hopeful, and you will work out of the hard situation.
Your enemies want to bring you down.
Often in life, when you are successful in your career or your business, you are likely to make enemies. People who are jealous of you will ensure that they bring you down.
Characterized by a black stone, this dream cautions you to be careful and aware of your enemies. Your enemies are often people who are in the circle, your friends, family, or even business partners. Be alert and vigilant.
You will be a strong pillar.
Like quoted in the book of Psalms 118:22, the stone which was rejected by the builders ended being a cornerstone for the building.
Jesus was rejected during His time in the world even though He was the sacrificial lamb that died for mankind’s sins.
You could face rejection from many people, lifelong friends, and immediate family included. However, a historical moment of triumph for you is coming.
People who have written you off will once come to acknowledge your greatness and admire things you have done. The stone dream signals a new era for you. You will be a pillar that people will lean on.
You are protected.
In the city of Jerusalem, a stone wall protected the people from being attacked by enemies. The wall provided them with a sense of safety. Dreaming of a stone wall could signify that your enemies will not get to you in any way.
There is a wall of protection around you all the time. A formidable barrier that your enemies will find extremely hard to penetrate.
On the flip side, a stone wall dream could mean that you are boxed in a situation that will be hard for you to overcome. A situation that will require much effort to overpower.
Your life is about to turn around.
When Jacob used stones as pillows to lay his head at Luz, his life took an unusual turn henceforth. He dreamt of seeing a ladder stretching to heaven with angels going up and down the ladder.
All this happened as he was fleeing from his brother whom he had tricked. From that point, Jacob’s life was never the same.
Have an experience of stones is an indication of the shift your life is about to take. The hard circumstances that you are facing are coming to an end. A new path for you has been laid down, one that will lead you to greater things.
A heap of stones.
At the beginning of times, as recorded in Genesis, a heap of stones denoted a sign of a treaty. Jacob laid stones in Bethel as a treaty and sign that if God will be with him, he will walk in God’s path.
Joshua placed 12 stones representing the 12 tribes. A pile of stones in your dream means that you need to enter into a covenant with God or with people you have been having quarrels with and forge peace.
Stones denote a sense of truth, holy truths. Stones represent a foundation of a situation that will be a turnaround for you. Having such dreams or visions could be interpreted numerously depending on which circumstances you are in.
Evaluate your waking life to enable you to decode your stone dream appropriately. Lastly, remember your dreams of stones in detail for an accurate interpretation.
Note down every time you experience the stone dreams. There could be a consistent message that needs to be put across through such strong symbols as stones.
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