Going Through The Valley

A valley is a place between two mountains. In the valley are calamity, grief, and all kinds of problems. Lions, bears, coyotes, and lots of dangerous beasts are there. The shepherd leads us through the valley but doesn’t want us to stay there. Psalm 23:4 Yea, though I...

Hope For Depression Or Discouragement

Job was grieved and depressed that he lost his children, but he wasn’t hopeless. People feel hopeless in medical depression. Job 3:11 Why died I not from the womb? why did I not give up the ghost when I came out of the belly? Job’s first reaction to the grief was to...

Burdens

Burdens can be health, mental or emotional problems, financial, for souls to be saved, loneliness, broken relationships, heart pain or grief, and many others. Our burdens are ours and we have to bear them. Galatians 6:5 For every man shall bear his own burden. God...

A Root Of Bitterness

When something is taken away or we’ve lost someone, we have to be careful to not let our grief turn into bitterness. We have to remember that God is in control of what happened and let him have his way. Hebrews 12:14-15 Follow peace with all men, and holiness, without...

Grief

For some Christmas is a happy time. This is also the time of year when there’s more depression and suicide. People that have losses have grief. Losses that cause grief come from the death of a loved one, family problems, lost job, lost health, lost hope for the...