Regardless of what happened yesterday, you and I get a new day today. If you are going through a hard place that may not sound like a good thing, but it really is incredibly good news. The writer of Lamentations gives us a wonderful inspired reminder: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases; his mercies never come to an end;they are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. (Lamentations 3:22-23) In these two verse…Read More
Because of the Lord’s great love.
Lamentations 3 is not a pleasant and upbeat chapter until you arrive at verse 21: 22 Because of the Lord’s great love, we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail.23 They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.24 I say to myself, “The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for him.” When facing challenging days, it is easy to believe that we are in ‘unprecedented’ times. Though our trouble may seem to us as something that…Read More
New Every Morning
There are two verses in the book of Ecclesiastes that I love and I find to be helpful to keep me grounded. The two verses are found in chapter 3:22-23: The steadfast love of the Lord never ceases;his mercies never come to an end; they are new every morning;great is your faithfulness. The great reminder is that the Lord’s love is steadfast. I would like to state a dictionary definition…Read More