“Praise be to the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of compassion and the God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our troubles, so that we can comfort those in any trouble with the comfort we ourselves received from God.”
2 Corinthians 1:3-4 NIV
Throughout our lives, we all experience loss, fear, depression and many other forms of suffering. Each experience may have different causes and outcomes, and some are so challenging they seem to leave us in a pit of despair for what seems an eternity.
With this blog I hope to help you find comfort by sharing some of my experiences and how God continues to guide me through the Truth of His Word. I’m not a counselor or a teacher – I’m just a woman who has received salvation from the sins of my past and has faith that my Savior walks beside me through the challenges of each and every day. My prayer is that God will speak through me and I will be a messenger of His Truth.
After a recent Family Ministry class, several folks were talking in the church foyer about recent sermons or lessons and the effect on their lives. I made the comment that I really enjoy when a sermon seems to be directed at me, when I hear it and say, “ouch … I did that.” There are… Read more