Posts tagged with ‘Trust’

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1/24/22 WHAT MAY SEEM UPSIDE DOWN TO US IS RIGHT SIDE UP TO GOD

by Barry Lovett

“My thoughts are not your thoughts, nor are your ways My ways.”  Isaiah 55:8   Consider these paradoxical statements:  to live you must die (Mark 8:35) to gain you must give. (Matt 19:21) blessed are those who mourn (Matt 5:4) Pronouncements like these make people think Christ is strangely out of touch.  But we are the ones out of touch.  He […]

11/12/21 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 psalms. His […]

11/04/21 GOD CAN BE TRUSTED TO DO WHAT IS RIGHT

by Barry Lovett

“Shall we indeed accept good from God, and shall we not accept adversity?” Job 2:10. If you and I are baffled by the suffering of good people, we can put the question squarely before God, argue with Him if we must, and struggle with our doubts, but let’s not blame Him.  God has assured us in His […]

9/30/21 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 psalms. His […]