Posts tagged with ‘Comfort’

7/1/22 GOD HAS STORED UP HIS GOODNESS FOR THOSE WHO TRUST IN HIM

by Barry Lovett

“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 […]

4/21/22 GOD’S WHISPER OF COMFORT QUIETS THE NOISE OF OUR TRIALS

by Barry Lovett

“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 […]

1/04/22 GOD’S IS ALWAYS ACCESSIBLE TO HIS CHILDREN

by Barry Lovett

“Through [Jesus]… we have access by faith into this grace in which we stand and rejoice in hope of the glory of God.”  Romans 5:2 Bureaucratic red tape is legendary, but there is one place where it’s never an issue – the throne of God.  When our hearts are broken or our lives are troubled, there is […]

12/14/21 JESUS WILL NEVER LEAVE YOU

by Barry Lovett

“I will never leave you nor forsake you.” Hebrews 13:5 If you are enduring a great trial of affliction, remember – for this you have Jesus!  If every circumstance finds us abiding in Christ, we will find Christ abiding with us in every circumstance. Jesus will never let you down.

11/11/21 LISTEN TO GOD’S HEART, THEN SPEAK FROM YOUR HEART TO OTHERS

by Barry Lovett

“Whatever I tell you in the dark, speak in the light.”  Matthew 10:27   People have some needs that are excruciatingly deep. We find ourselves in conversation at times with heartbroken friends and may feel at an utter loss to know what to say.  Telling people what human teachers have taught us may have some impact on them. But […]