Posts tagged with ‘Comfort’

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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 […]

7/24/17 CONFIDENCE IN GOD’S PRESENCE IS OUR COMFORT

by Barry Lovett
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“I will not forget you. See, I have inscribed you on the palms of My hands.” Isaiah 49:15-16 It is an overwhelming feeling to be abandoned. It’s a real and excruciatingly painful feeling to think that no one cares anything about you. Even though people may abandon us, God’s love and presence is assured, He will be […]

6/9/17 GOD HAS STORED UP HIS GOODNESS FOR THOSE WHO TRUST IN HIM

by Barry Lovett
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“Have mercy on me, O Lord…; my eye wastes away with grief yes, my soul and my body!” Psalm 31:9 Many of the Psalms, often called “the Bible’s songbook”, were born out of struggle. They capture our disappointments and fears, yet they always point us toward the faithful love of God. David wrote many of the […]

5/31/17 WHAT A FRIEND WE HAVE IN JESUS

by Barry Lovett
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[Jesus said,] “I have called you friends.”  John 15:15.   All of us battle seasons of loneliness, wondering if anyone knows, understands, or cares about the burdens we carry or the struggles we face.  But followers of Christ have an assurance in Psalm 23:4 that brings comfort to our weary hearts. Whether isolated by our own […]