Posts tagged with ‘Comfort’

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1/7/21 EARTH HAS NO SORROW THAT HEAVEN DOES NOT FEEL

by Barry Lovett

“Even in laughter the heart may sorrow.” Proverbs 14:13. Scripture doesn’t tell us that God wipes away our sadness in this life, but it does tell us that God is faithful and will comfort us.  If you have lost a loved one, lean heavily on God’s comfort.  Keep trusting Him.  But know that it’s okay to feel sadness […]

5/18/20 NO ONE UNDERSTANDS LIKE JESUS

by Barry Lovett

“Then [John’s] disciples…went and told Jesus.” Matthew 14:12. Matthew said that after John the Baptist was beheaded his disciples “took away his body and buried it” (Matthew 14:12).  The record is strangely silent about any sorrow, but the last part of the verse says it all.  Matthew wrote that they “went and told Jesus.”  It seemed the only […]

4/21/20 WHEN SOMEONE IS GRIEVING – LISTEN, DON’T LECTURE

by Barry Lovett

“To him who is afflicted, kindness should be shown by his friend.” Job 6:14. In the Bible we are told that during Job’s time of grieving, his three friends came to mourn with him and to comfort him.  For the first 7 days they sat and wept with him because he was in deep sorrow (Job […]

3/27/20 YOU’RE NEVER OUT OF HIS SIGHT

by Barry Lovett

“For the eyes of the Lord run to and fro throughout the whole earth.” II Chronicles 16:9. Knowing that our heavenly Father sees everything we do should motivate us to live in a way that pleases Him.  And it should be a source of comfort to us because the God who sees also cares for us.  Do […]