Devotional: When We Suffer
Christian Women's Devotion on Our Response To Suffering
Job's life was
incredible. He was an upright, devout
godly man—yet he went through so
anguish. If it's not enough to lose his
his cattle and flock, his house
and also all his
children, he also was
physically afflicted and
outcast. Did he still believe? Did
We see in this last chapter of
Job, how God came
through and gave him a double portion of all that he had lost.
We too go through
seasons of turmoil and anguish.
Whether it be
in the loss of a loved one or inner
that try to choke us. Job lost all, yet
did not stop believing in God. Sure there
times when he was depressed—but he
held onto hope.
We can look at what we
are going through and feel
overwhelmed. We feel as though we may as
give up, because we lose hope of ever
the victorious outcome that we will
have as we
hold on to God.
This is a
natural response. And we often find
questioning God. But in the midst of
we need to continue to daily reach out
Lord. After all, He is the only one we
truly trust in, and be confident that He
see us through and will not let us
Maybe you're going through a really
right now. Will you give it over
to the Lord?
Reach out again to Him. You
won't be disappointed.
© By M.S.Lowndes
Cast your burden on
the Lord [releasing the weight of it] and He
will sustain you; He will never allow
[consistently] righteous to be moved (made
slip, fall, or fail). - Psalm 55:22 (AMPC).
Lord, I feel so
And feel so very lost,
and touch me
As I lay it before the
© By M.S.Lowndes
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