Posts tagged with ‘Comfort’

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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 […]

1/30/20 GOD’S PRESENCE WITH US IS ONE OF GOD’S GREATEST PRESENTS TO US.

by Barry Lovett

“For He Himself has said, I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5. The child of God never needs to fear abandonment.  Even if people turn on us, friends forsake us, or circumstances separate us from loved ones, we are never alone.  God has said “I will never leave you nor forsake you.”  It is the promise […]