Pierson, an American Presbyterian pastor, who was a consulting editor
for the original ‘Scofield Reference Bible’ in 1909, said: “God has no
greater controversy with His people today than this, that with boundless
promises to believing prayer, there are so few who actually give
themselves unto intercession.”
wound that bled
throughout the night and would not stop. Based on the condition he found
himself, he could not sleep nor could he think of those things that
could comfort him.
engaged himself in sorrow.
Instead, it troubled him the more. He tried to compare the days of old
with the current. Yet, he could not fathom any improvement; things
seemed to get worse.
trouble, enquiring whether he had offended God and had gotten the
consequences. With a troubled heart, he asked if God would cast him away
forever and would no longer have mercy on him.
that God has hidden His face from them or withdrawn His usual favour.
to such suggestions because the Lord will not cast off His people (Psalm
94:14). God will always have compassion (Lamentation 3:32) because His
mercy endures for ever(Psalm 103:17).
Thought for the day: The permanence of God’s character
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