My thoughts on the events over the last few days…
Shooting at Orlando night club
Feelings of abandonment
Remember you are not alone
Matt 28:20 – Jesus said He will never leave you or forsake you. He will be with you always
2 Timothy 1:7 – For God did not give us a spirit of fear but of love power and a sound mind
Death of a family member
Don’t be sad
Think on good things instead
2 Corinthians 5:8 – For to be absent from the body is to be present with the Lord
Ecc 3: 1-2 To everything there is a season a time to be born and a time to die
A toddler is taken by an alligator at the Disney Grand Floridian
We were just there watching Another Cinderella Story…
How did this happen?
Are we safe anywhere??
God says –
2 Corinthians 5:7 I had fainted, unless I had believed to see the goodness of the Lord in the land of the living. – For we walk by faith and not by sight
Things will work out
Romans 8:28 – All things work together for the good of those who love God, for those who are called according to his purpose
Jesus is coming back
John 14:3 – And I go an prepare a place for you, I will come again, and receive you unto myself
We are victors and not victims
Romans 8:37 – In all these things we are more than conquerors through him that loved us
What is the ending?
Revelation 21:4 – God shall wipe away all tears from their eyes; and there shall be no more death, neither sorrow, neither shall there be any more pain; for the former things have passed away
James 5:16 – the effectual fervent prayer of the righteous availeth much.
Psalm 30: 5 – Weeping may endure for a night, but JOY comes in the morning.
Psalm 27:1-13,14 – I would have fainted, unless I believed I would see the goodness of the Lord in the land. Wait on the Lord. Be of good courage, and he will strengthen your heart: wait, I say, on the Lord.