Posts tagged with ‘Comfort’

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1/18/18 THE STORMS OF OUR LIFE PROVE THE STRENGTH OF OUR ANCHOR

by Barry Lovett
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“Surely He has borne our griefs and carried our sorrows.” Isaiah 53:4 We have no completely satisfactory answer to life’s painful problems.  We do know, however, that the Lord is present with us, for He said He would never leave us. Jesus’ name “Immanuel” literally means “God with us”.  Even though suffering baffles our minds, […]

1/9/18 NEVER LET TODAY’S BURDEN ERASE YESTERDAY’S BLESSING

by Barry Lovett
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“I thank my God upon every remembrance of you.” Philippians 1:3 Paul’s ability to remember his friends in Philippi brought him great comfort as he awaited trial in Rome, prompting him to joyfully pray for them.  You could never have convinced him that comfort was found in being able to forget, because he rejoiced in […]

12/14/17 GOD’S WHISPER OF COMFORT QUIETS THE NOISE OF OUR TRIALS

by Barry Lovett
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“He who sat on the throne said, “Behold, I make all things new.” Revelation 21:5 Our world is sadly broken. Blaring sirens tell us of criminal activity or personal tragedy. It reminds us that something is desperately wrong and needs to be made right.  At such times, it helps to remember that God sees our […]