“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind (2 Timothy 1:7) Many people today are running “scared like rabbits.” Some are even “afraid of their own shadows.” Multiple causes may be cited: · Deteriorating morals · Domestic disturbances · Economic woes · … Continue reading Do Not Be Afraid
Read it for yourself (in Psalm 13): I. David’s Concerns (verses 1, 2) … “HOW LONG, O LORD? Will You forget me forever? HOW LONG will You hide Your face from me? HOW LONG shall I take counsel in my soul, having sorrow in my heart daily? HOW LONG will my enemy be exalted over … Continue reading Sound Familiar? – – King David’s Prayer From 3000 Years Ago
I. THE CURRENT REALITY OF DEPRESSION “Men’s hearts failing them from fear and the expectation of those things which are coming on the earth, for the powers of the heavens will be shaken…” (Luke 21:26) II. THE CHOICE RECOURSE OR PRESCRIPTION “O my God my soul is cast down within me; therefore I will … Continue reading A PRESCRIPTION FOR DEPRESSION
“As for God, His way is perfect; the word of the LORD is proven; He is a shield to all who trust in Him” (Psalm 18:30) "The LORD is my strength and my shield; my heart trusted in Him, and I am helped” (Psalm 28:7) “Oh, how great is Your goodness, which You have laid … Continue reading THE BLESSINGS OF TRUSTING GOD
“For whatever things were written before were written for our learning that we through the patience and comfort of the Scriptures might have hope”(Romans 15:4) When the Jewish Rabbi Saul, later being named Paul, wrote these words (along with half of the New Testament), he had “the Scriptures” in mind. There is no doubt that … Continue reading Is There Any Hope?