Although you may experience trouble, Jesus is with you, and He delivers you out of it.

Although you may experience trouble, Jesus is with you, and He delivers you out of it.

“I will make an altar there to God, who answered me in the day of my distress [tsarah] and has been with me in the way which I have gone.” (Gen 35:3)

“in Me you may have peace. In the world you will have tribulation; but be of good cheer, I have overcome the world.” (Jn 16:33)

“I am filled with comfort. I am exceedingly joyful in all our tribulation.” (2Cor 7:4)

“I know your works, tribulation, and poverty (but you are rich)” (Rev 2:9)

“fervent in spirit, serving the Lord; rejoicing in hope, patient in tribulation, continuing steadfastly in prayer” (Rom 12:11,12)

“The LORD also will be a refuge for the oppressed, a refuge in times of trouble [tsarah].” (Ps 9:9)

“This poor man cried out, and the LORD heard him, and saved him out of all his troubles [tsarah].” (Ps 34:6)

“But the salvation of the righteous is from the LORD; He is their strength in the time of trouble [tsarah].” (Ps 37:39)

“God is our refuge and strength, a very present help in trouble [tsarah].” (Ps 46:1)

“Call upon Me in the day of trouble [tsarah]; I will deliver you, and you shall glorify Me.” (Ps 50:15)

“For He has delivered me out of all trouble; and my eye has seen its desire upon my enemies.” (Ps 54:7)

“In the day of my trouble [tsarah] I will call upon You, for You will answer me.” (Ps 86:7)

“He shall call upon Me, and I will answer him; I will be with him in trouble [tsarah]; I will deliver him and honor him.” (Ps 91:15)

“In my distress [tsarah] I cried to the LORD, and He heard me.” (Ps 120:1)

“Though I walk in the midst of trouble, You will revive me; You will stretch out Your hand” (Ps 138:7)

“Revive me, O LORD, for Your name’s sake! For Your righteousness’ sake bring my soul out of trouble.” (Ps 143:11)

“The righteous is delivered from trouble” (Prov 11:8)

“And not only that, but we also glory [kauchaomai] in tribulations, knowing that tribulation produces perseverance; and perseverance, character; and character, hope. Now hope does not disappoint, because the love of God has been poured out in our hearts by the Holy Spirit who was given to us.” (Rom 5:3-5)

“And you became followers of us and of the Lord, having received the word in much affliction, with joy of the Holy Spirit” (1Thes 1:6)

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies [oiktirmos] and God of all comfort [paraklesis], who comforts us in all our tribulation, that we may be able to comfort those who are in any trouble, with the comfort with which we ourselves are comforted by God.” (2Cor 1:3-4)

“You are of God, little children, and have overcome them, because He who is in you is greater than he who is in the world.” (1Jn 4:4)

“For He Himself has said, I will never leave you nor forsake you. So we may boldly say: The LORD is my helper; I will not fear. What can man do to me?” (Heb 13:5,6)

Reading: Gen 34-36; Lk 22