Why are you despondent, my soul, and why are you embarrassed?

“Why are you despondent, my soul, and why are you embarrassed? Trust in God, for I will still praise Him, my Savior and my God.”

At the time in which we now live, the Bible opens differently. She literally comes alive. If we look at the context of many stories, we will see that the heroes in these periods went through quite difficult times. But all these heroes were united by the fact that they found their peace in God, they did not give up inside and continued to trust God.

In David’s psalms we see how he poured out his heart to God every time he went through anything. Now, more than ever, we need comfort. God’s presence, His word, right proclamations are the most effective tools to endure.

As the deer longs for streams of water,
    so my soul longs for you, O God.

 My soul thirsts for God, the living God.
    When can I enter and see the face of God?
My tears have been my bread day and night,
    as they ask me every day, “Where is your God?”
Those times I recall
    as I pour out my soul,
When I would cross over to the shrine of the Mighty One,
    to the house of God,
Amid loud cries of thanksgiving,
    with the multitude keeping festival.
Why are you downcast, my soul;
    why do you groan within me?
Wait for God, for I shall again praise him,
    my savior and my God..” (Psalm 42)

Today the devil is trying to bring division, today he wants to deprive us of prayer time and set us up for hatred and enmity. This will disqualify us. We, as believers, need to rise up within ourselves and protect our hearts. God has called us for this time. It is important for us to be filled with God even more, because as the Bible says: “If you faint in the day of adversity, your strength is small.” (Proverbs 24:10 ESV). At this time, let’s draw strength from God, abide in prayer, fasting and His word. People need us.

Source: «Что унываешь ты, душа моя, и что смущаешься? Уповай на Бога, ибо я буду ещё славить Его, Спасителя моего и Бога моего» | БОГ НЬЮЗ – Христианские Новости – BOG NEWS

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