Tag Archives: comfort

I See, God Is Good

And God said, I will make all my goodness pass before thee.  Exodus 33:19. So, where is the goodness of God, you tired and despondent soul?  It is right in front of your face!  God personalized this promise for me … Continue reading

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The Power of Darkness

 Who hath delivered us from the power of darkness, and hath translated us into the kingdom of His dear Son, in whom we have redemption through His blood, even the forgiveness of sins.  Colossians 1:12-13 I have known people who … Continue reading

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Moments of Repentance; Years of Restoration

Joel Chapter 2 describes a locust invasion, the likes of which the greatest cinematographers have not yet imagined.  “Sound the alarm!” Joel cries.  The people stand in unspeakable horror and helplessness as innumerable swarms of locusts come from the south.  … Continue reading

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The Trial of the Senses

The Trial of the Senses That which was from the beginning, which we have heard, which we have seen with our eyes, which we have looked upon, and our hands have handled, of the Word of life;  (For the life … Continue reading

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Words for Lament

I found this poem a few weeks after my husband died, and it was an incredible comfort to me to read a gut wrenching honest lament.  It is not so spiritual, though there is faith.  It is not strong, because … Continue reading

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The Favor of God

I have been arrested for the past couple of weeks in the sixteenth chapter of Luke.  I have read it morning and evening, and it seemed to me to be nonsense for a great while.  I decided it must be … Continue reading

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The Longest Day

The past three weeks have been filled with long and happy days as I have entertained family and friends who came for my daughter’s wedding, and stayed a while.  My routine has been interrupted.  My personal space has been shaken.  … Continue reading

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