Jesus is drawing you to Himself, even in your trouble.

Jesus is drawing you to Himself, even in your trouble.

“When my soul fainted within me, I remembered the LORD” (Jon 2:7)

“Come to Me, all you who labor and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” (Matt 11:28)

“casting all your care upon Him, for He cares for you.” (1Pet 5:7)

“Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, the Father of mercies and God of all comfort, who comforts us in all our tribulation” (2Cor 1:3,4)

“And He said, My Presence will go with you, and I will give you rest.” (Ex 33:14)

“These things I have spoken to you, that 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)

“And you shall remember that the LORD your God led you all the way these forty years in the wilderness, to humble you and test you, to know what was in your heart, whether you would keep His commandments or not.” (Deut 8:2)

“For He bruises, but He binds up; He wounds, but His hands make whole.” (Job 5:18)

“He heals the brokenhearted and binds up their wounds.” (Ps 147:3)

“In the day that the LORD binds up the bruise of His people and heals the stroke of their wound.” (Isa 30:26)

“I will seek what was lost and bring back what was driven away, bind up the broken and strengthen what was sick; but I will destroy the fat and the strong, and feed them in judgment.” (Ezek 34:16)

“Come, and let us return to the LORD; for He has torn, but He will heal us; He has stricken, but He will bind us up.” (Hos 6:1)

“He has sent Me to heal the brokenhearted, to proclaim liberty to the captives and recovery of sight to the blind, to set at liberty those who are oppressed” (Lk 4:18)

“For God has not given us a spirit of fear, but of power and of love and of a sound mind.” (2Tim 1:7)

“But those who wait on the LORD shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles, they shall run and not be weary, they shall walk and not faint.” (Isa 40:31)

“And let us not grow weary while doing good, for in due season we shall reap if we do not lose heart.” (Gal 6:9)

“But as for you, brethren, do not grow weary in doing good.” (2Thes 3:13)

“For consider Him who endured such hostility from sinners against Himself, lest you become weary and discouraged in your souls.” (Heb 12:3)

“and you have persevered and have patience, and have labored for My name’s sake and have not become weary.” (Rev 2:3)

“I form the light and create darkness, I make peace and create calamity; I, the LORD, do all these things.” (Isa 45:7)

“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)

“For you did not receive the spirit of bondage again to fear, but you received the Spirit of adoption by whom we cry out, Abba, Father.”  (Rom 8:15)

“And immediately Jesus stretched out His hand and caught him, and said to him, O you of little faith, why did you doubt?” (Matt 14:31)

Reading: Obad 1; Jon 1-2; 2Tim 2