Promises To The Afflicted
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For His anger lasts only a moment,
but His favor, a lifetime.
Weeping may spend the night,
but there is joy in the morning.
The Lord will sustain him on his sickbed;
You will heal him on the bed where he lies.
Call on Me in a day of trouble;
I will rescue you, and you will honor Me.”
If I walk into the thick of danger,
You will preserve my life
from the anger of my enemies.
You will extend Your hand;
Your right hand will save me.
I will be with you
when you pass through the waters,
and when you pass through the rivers,
they will not overwhelm you.
You will not be scorched
when you walk through the fire,
and the flame will not burn you.
“Your heart must not be troubled. Believe in God; believe also in Me.
In My Father’s house are many dwelling places; if not, I would have told you. I am going away to prepare a place for you.
We know that all things work together for the good of those who love God: those who are called according to His purpose.
For our momentary light affliction is producing for us an absolutely incomparable eternal weight of glory.
But He said to me, “My grace is sufficient for you, for poweris perfected in weakness.” Therefore, I will most gladly boast all the more about my weaknesses, so that Christ’s power may reside in me.
Instead, rejoice as you share in the sufferings of the Messiah, so that you may also rejoice with great joy at the revelation of His glory.
I said to him, “Sir, you know.”Then he told me: These are the ones coming out of the great tribulation.
They washed their robes and made them white
in the blood of the Lamb.
He will wipe away every tear from their eyes.
Death will no longer exist;
grief, crying, and pain will exist no longer,
because the previous things have passed away.
From Thematic Bible
- Afflicted Saints
- Afflictions, Consolation During
- Afflictions, In Christian Living
- Comfort In Affliction
- Divine Care In Sickness
- Healing Cancer
- Heaven, Redeemed Community
- Persecution, Attitudes To
- Sharing In Christ
- Short Time Till The End
- Trusting God In Difficult Times
- Working Together