Posts tagged with ‘Sorrow’

3/13/20 HOW WE DEAL WITH SORROW WILL MAKE US EITHER BITTER OR BETTER

by Barry Lovett

“It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn Your statutes.” Psalm 119:71. In a remarkable statement, the psalmist actually thanked God for a difficult experience.  We don’t know the nature of the psalmist’s affliction, but the positive outcome was a longing to obey the Lord and a hunger for His […]

5/20/19 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 […]

3/4/16 HOW WE DEAL WITH SORROW WILL MAKE US EITHER BITTER OR BETTER

by Barry Lovett

“It is good for me that I have been afflicted, that I may learn Your statutes.” Psalm 119:71. In a remarkable statement, the psalmist actually thanked God for a difficult experience.  We don’t know the nature of the psalmist’s affliction, but the positive outcome was a longing to obey the Lord and a hunger for […]