Category Archives: suffering

no one to help

Psalm 22:9-11 Psalm 22:9 It was you who brought me out of the uterus, making me secure at my mother’s breast. Psalm 22:10 I was given over to you at birth; you have been my God from my mother’s uterus. … Continue reading

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his worm time

Psalm 22:6-8 Psalm 22:6 But I am a worm and not a man, scorned by Adam and despised by people. Psalm 22:7 Everyone who sees me ridicules me; they sneer and shake their heads: Psalm 22:8 “He relies on Yahveh; … Continue reading

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He illuminates my darkness

Psalm 18:25-28 Psalm 18:25 With the faithful you prove yourself faithful, with the blameless you prove yourself blameless, Psalm 18:26 with the pure you prove yourself pure; but with the crooked you prove yourself shrewd. Psalm 18:27 For you rescue … Continue reading

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look up

Psalm 18:16-19 Psalm 18:16 He reached down from a height and took hold of me; he drew me out of deep water. Psalm 18:17 He rescued me from my fierce enemy and from those who hated me, because they were … Continue reading

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ferocious deliverance

Psalm 18:13-15 Psalm 18:13 Yahveh thundered from the sky; the Most High made his voice heard. Psalm 18:14 He sent his arrows and scattered them; he hurled lightning bolts and routed them. Psalm 18:15 The depths of the sea became … Continue reading

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his cloud cloak

Psalm 18:10-12 Psalm 18:10 He climbed onto a cherub and flew, soaring on the wings of the wind. Psalm 18:11 He made darkness his hiding place, dark storm clouds his cloak covering him. Psalm 18:12 From the brightness of his … Continue reading

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how he showed his love

  John 19:28-30 John 19:28 After this, when Jesus knew that everything was now finished so that the Scripture would be fulfilled, he said, “I’m thirsty.” John 19:29 A jar full of sour wine had been laid there; so they … Continue reading

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peace amid suffering

John 16:28-33 Joh 16:28 I exited from the Father and have come into the world. Again, I am leaving the world and going to the Father.” Joh 16:29 His disciples said, “Look, now you’re speaking plainly and not using any … Continue reading

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our sorrow will turn

John 16:16-22 Joh 16:16 “A little while and you will no longer see me; again a little while and you will see me.” Joh 16:17 Then some of his disciples said to one another, “What is this he’s telling us: … Continue reading

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Incongruous love

John 15:19-21 Joh 15:19 If you were of the world, the world would care about you as its own. However, because you are not of the world, but I have selected you out of it, the world hates you. Joh … Continue reading

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