We're studying the lives of some pretty desperate people in the next week or two.
Do you sometimes feel like you are desperate? Are you at the end of your rope?
Let me assure you, for the Christian, it's OK to let go of that rope -- there is an almighty Hand that will catch you!
There are verses of comfort in our Bibles:
“Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil; for You are with me; Your rod and Your staff, they comfort me. … Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of my life; and I will dwell in the house of the LORD forever.” (Psalm 23:4-6)
Do not fear, for I am with you; do not be dismayed, for I am your God. I will strengthen you, I will help you, yes, I will uphold you with My righteous right hand. (Isaiah 41:10)And there are songs of comfort as well:
What are you listening to, this week?