Pain/Suffering

  • Great Faith

    When Jesus heard this, he was amazed at him, and turning to the crowd following him, he said, "I tell you, I have not found such great faith even in Israel."... read more

  • Depending on God

    Though the fig tree does not bud and there are no grapes on the vines, though the olive crop fails and the fields produce no food, though there are no... read more

  • Restoration

    I will bring back my exiled people Israel; they will rebuild the ruined cities and live in them. They will plant vineyards and drink their wine; they will... read more

  • Passion to Action

    They trample on the heads of the poor as on the dust of the ground and deny justice to the oppressed. Amos 2:7 You have to stop at the gate. Only the... read more

  • Forgiven Sins

    This is what the LORD says: "For three sins of Edom, even for four, I will not relent. Because he pursued his brother with a sword and slaughtered the... read more

  • Regret and Restoration

    "I will repay you for the years the locusts have eaten." Joel 2:25 Regret is a painful emotion, a worse reality. There are so many past words we wish... read more

  • The Heart of God

    The LORD said to me, "Go, show your love to your wife again, though she is loved by another man and is an adulteress. Love her as the LORD loves the Israelites,... read more

  • The Goodness of God

    Yet this I call to mind and therefore I have hope: Because of the LORD's great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every... read more

  • God Disciplines Those He Loves

    "This is what the LORD Almighty, the God of Israel, says: You saw the great disaster I brought on Jerusalem and on all the towns of Judah. Today they lie... read more

  • God Acts on Our Behalf

    Since ancient times no one has heard, no ear has perceived, no eye has seen any God besides you, who acts on behalf of those who wait for him. Isaiah 64:4 God... read more