Posts Tagged ‘Suicidal’

To Be With God Always

The Lord has comforted his beloved people. He will show tenderness and compassion to his suffering ones. Yet they say, “No. The Lord has deserted us. The Lord has forgotten us.” But the Lord responds, “Never! Can a mother forget her nursing child? Can she feel no love for the child she has borne? But…

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To Call Out For Help

The Lord doesn’t play favorites— He is Lord over all things, and He pours out His treasures on all who call on His name. As Scripture says, “Everyone who calls on the name of the Lord will be saved.” But how can people call His name when they do not believe? And how can they…

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To Believe You Are Loved

Nothing can ever separate us from God’s love! Not trouble, not hard times, not hatred, not hunger, not homelessness, not bullying threats, not backstabbing, not even the worst sins listed in Scripture. None of this fazes us because Jesus loves us. I’m absolutely convinced that nothing living or dead, angelic or demonic, not our fears…

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To Reject Revenge

Dear friends, never take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. For the Scriptures say, “I will take revenge; I will pay them back,” says the Lord. Instead, “If your enemies are hungry, feed them. If they are thirsty, give them something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals of shame on…

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To Conquer Evil

Dear friends, never take revenge. Leave that to the righteous anger of God. For the Scriptures say, “I will take revenge; I will pay them back,” says the Lord. Instead, “If your enemies are hungry, feed them. If they are thirsty, give them something to drink. In doing this, you will heap burning coals of shame on…

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To Stay Alive

Make no mistake — you cannot mock the justice of God. You will always harvest what you plant. Those who live only to satisfy their own sinful nature will harvest decay and death from that sinful nature. But those who live to please the Spirit will harvest everlasting life from the Spirit. So let’s not…

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To Call A Loss A Loss

What sorrow for those who say that evil is good and good is evil, that dark is light and light is dark, that bitter is sweet and sweet is bitter. What sorrow for those who are wise in their own eyes and think themselves so clever. Isaiah 5:20-21   IMAGE DETAILS Houston, Texas Glenwood Cemetery…

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To Be Honest About Brokenness

May my tongue, which was used to destroy, be used to sing with deep delight of how right and just You are. O Lord, pry open my lips that this mouth will sing joyfully of your greatness. I would surrender my dearest possessions or destroy all that I prize to prove my regret, but you…

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To Embrace Your Brokenness

Restore to me the joy of your salvation, and make me willing to obey you. Then I will teach your ways to rebels, and they will return to you. Forgive me for shedding blood, O God who saves; then I will joyfully sing of your forgiveness. Unseal my lips, O Lord, that my mouth may…

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To Take Your Time

Even if some refuse to obey the Good News, your godly lives will speak to them without any words. They will be won over by observing your pure and reverent lives. Don’t be concerned about the outward lure of hairstyles, jewelry, or clothes. You should clothe yourselves instead with the beauty that comes from within…

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