Topic: Grace for a season of pain Text: Luke 2:24-35(TLB) Key Verse: Simeon blessed them but then said to Mary, “A sword shall pierce your soul, for this child shall be rejected by many in Israel, and this to their undoing. But he will be the greatest joy of many others. And the deepest thoughts […]
Purpose In Pain
Topic: Opportunity in Pain Text: Isaiah 53: 1- 12 Key verse: Yet it was the will of the Lord to crush him to grief….. Isaiah 53:10 Our beloved brother Andrea Crouch, who has gone to be with the Lord, wrote a song titled\” l don\’t know why Jesus loves me. It reminds me constantly of
Topic: A harvest of unbearable Pain Text: 2 Samuel 21:1-10 Key verse: All seven sons died together. They were put to death during the first days of the harvest season at the beginning of the barley harvest. This text is one of the passages that quickly brings tears to my eyes, it\’s one case where life spins out
Topic: There is a seeing God Text: Genesis 16:3-13 Key verse … \”You are a God of seeing\” for she said, Truly here l have seen him who looks after me \”.Genesis 16:13(ESV) Several life-saving processes cause pain; extracting an infected tooth is always a painful exercise, but the pain it brings is mild compared to
Topic: Pain propels you towards a better future Text: 1 Chronicles 4:9 -10 Key verse: He was the one who prayed to the God of Israel, \”Oh, that you would bless me and expand my territory! Please be with me in all that I do, and keep me from all trouble and pain!\” And God granted him his
Text: Psalm 105:16-22 Key verse: “…Until what he had said came to pass, the word of the Lord tested him;” Genesis 105: 19 When l think of pain, so many thoughts run through my mind. Everyone avoids pain, but the pain is a tool that produces positive results when it is in the hand of God.