Believing the truth
Last updated 1/3/2008 at Noon
How many of us truly believe we are loved by God? Disasters come upon us… losses, heartaches, ruined relationships or ill health. Do we pop up from these experiences believing God loves us when we don’t feel in his favor?
Yet he presses on through our self-doubt and crushed spirits at this time of year saying, “Rejoice in the Lord always! And again I say, Rejoice!” (Phil 4:4)
I love the book of Job. Disaster fell swiftly upon Job’s lavish, wonderful life. He lost everything he loved: his home, family, health (to the point of boils) and reputation.
His well-intentioned friends e...