Tag Archives: suffering

Forty

Deuteronomy 8:2 “Remember how the Lord your God led you all the way in the desert these forty years, to humble you and to test you in order to know what was in your heart, whether or not you would … Continue reading

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Prisoners of Hope

Genesis 39:20b-23 “But while Joseph was there in the prison, the Lord was with him; he showed him kindness and granted him favour in the eyes of the prison warden.  So the warden put Joseph in charge of all those … Continue reading

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Storm

Job 38:1, 24-25 “Then the Lord answered Job out of the storm.  He said; ‘…What is the way to the place where the lightening is dispersed, or the place where the east winds are scattered over the earth?  Who cuts … Continue reading

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Tears

Isaiah 25:8 (NCV) “…he will destroy death forever.  The Lord God will wipe away every tear from every face.  He will take away the shame of his people from the earth.  The Lord has spoken.” Luke 7:12-13 “As he approached the town gate, … Continue reading

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Sigh

Psalm 5:1-3 “Give ear to my words, O Lord, consider my sighing.  Listen to my cry for help, my King and my God, for to you I pray.  In the morning, O Lord, you hear my voice; in the morning … Continue reading

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Doves

Genesis 8:10b-11 “…[Noah] sent out the dove from the ark.  When the dove returned to him in the evening, there in its beak was a freshly plucked olive leaf!  Then Noah knew that the water had receded from the earth.” … Continue reading

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Gold

Job 23:10 “But he knows the way that I take; when he has tested me, I will come forth as gold.” Isaiah 60:17a, 19b “Instead of bronze I will bring you gold, and silver in place of iron…for the Lord will … Continue reading

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