Wednesday, May 4, 2016

Help From God

Here are just a few of God's promises---When we can no longer ask our husband, we can ask the Lord---

For a relationship with Christ--If you confess with your mouth that Jesus is Lord and believe in your heart that God raised him from the dead, you will be saved. Romans 10:9 (NLT)

For a fresh start--But if we confess our sins to him, he is faithful and just to forgive us our sins and to cleanse us from all wickedness. I John 1:9 (NLT)

For relief from fatigue--Then Jesus said, “Come to me, all of you who are weary and carry heavy burdens, and I will give you rest. Take my yoke upon you. Let me teach you, because I am humble and gentle at heart, and you will find rest for your souls. For my yoke is easy to bear, and the burden I give you is light.” Matthew 11:28-30 (NLT)

For power--Each time he said, “My grace is all you need. My power works best in weakness.” So now I am glad to boast about my weaknesses, so that the power of Christ can work through me.
II Corinthians 12:9 (NLT)

For help with a decision--If you need wisdom, ask our generous God, and he will give it to you. He will not rebuke you for asking. James 1:5 (NLT)

For peace of mind--You will keep in perfect peace all who trust in you, all whose thoughts are fixed on you! Isaiah 26:3 (NLT)

For provision--And this same God who takes care of me will supply all your needs from his glorious riches, which have been given to us in Christ Jesus. Philippians 4:19 (NLT)

For comfort--God blesses those who mourn, for they will be comforted. Matthew 5:4 (NLT)

For answers to prayer--You haven’t done this before. Ask, using my name, and you will receive, and you will have abundant joy. John 16:24 (NLT)

Trust God and His promises. I know that's easy to say, but not easy to do-- especially when your heart is broken. But here's one more promise: The Lord is close to the brokenhearted; he rescues those whose spirits are crushed. Psalm 34:18 (NLT)

What promise from God are you trusting for today? It's great to hear from you! ferree

4 comments:

  1. Someone who commented on my blog pointed me to your site. My sweet husband who was 30 years old just suddenly passed away 7 months ago leaving me a widow with 3 precious boys under 3. So grateful for the amazing hope we have in Jesus and His word! Thank you for using your pain for His glory!

    Brittanyprice.com

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  2. The promises and provision of God is awesome! Thank you, Ferree, for reminding us of that.

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  3. I printed it out and posted it above my computer at work.
    Thanks, Ferree !

    Darlene O.

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  4. Great idea Darlene! I think I'll do that too! Thanks for commenting too Sharon. I know that you've personally seen the promises and provision of the Lord and I'm grateful for how you speak truth to me. You're both a real encouragement <3

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