The LORD is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. Psalm 34:18 Success is heavily dependent on how we manage the trials and tribulations we face. Many of us have experienced trauma and different types of change and loss, and can relate to feeling depressed, angry, resentful or bitter. Anyone who… Read More Grief
Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you and learn from me, for I am gentle and humble in heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy and my burden is light. Matthew 11:28-30 Sometimes the… Read More Why is everyone suffering?
If we are afflicted, it is for your comfort and salvation; and if we are comforted, it is for your comfort, which you experience when you patiently endure the same sufferings that we suffer. 2 Corinthians 1:6 They comfort others who themselves have mourned. Sophocles The love of God reaches our deepest sorrows and most… Read More Devotional 5/16
He went on a little farther and bowed with his face to the ground, praying, “Father, if it is possible, let this cup of suffering be taken away from me. Yet I want your will to be done, not mine.” Matthew 26:39 Could it be that the Lord hides next season’s harvest in what we have… Read More Devotional 4/23
If you forgive those who sin against you, your heavenly Father will forgive you. Matthew 6:14 The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong. We have to make decisions. Some are easy and not profitable, others that we consider hard, are so beneficial to our life overall. Without realizing it we affect our present… Read More Devotional 10/17
Do not harden your hearts as you did in the rebellion, during the time of testing in the wilderness; Hebrews 3:8 Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. – Earl Nightingale As little children learn to walk and to eat on their own, we… Read More Devotional 2/18
I cant lie, I am tired. I am tired of being tired. I’m tired but I am holding on, so that I do not let go of Jesus. I have temptations that creep up into my head and even my peripheral, because I am still human. Still human. And I still have human desires but… Read More Out of pharaoh’s prison