Today I’m rejoicing! . . . Because God listens, because God provides, because of my fellow believers, and because of my Lord, Jesus.
Naomi was understandably feeling vulnerable—even admitted she felt bitterness towards God about what had happened in her life.
Sometimes my desire to act gets in the way of my being in faith.
When we see a rainbow, we remember God’s promises and rejoice in his mercy—but, we don’t see rainbows very often.
Paul’s words, quoting David, are a reminder that the same opportunity for restored happiness that was given to David is also available to us.
I was recently thinking, how do I first find faith? And how do I decide where to put my faith?
Who would have thought after all the scriptures we’ve been given that religion acceptable to God could be distilled to something so simple?
Paul is an awesome example. He was a tenacious fighter for the gospel! Down yes—but never out!
Jesus does not leave Peter alone with a troubling truth. Jesus offers grace: “Do not let your heart be troubled.”
This passage speaks to our hearts, especially at times when we are particularly aware of our failings.