The Lord is close to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit.
God has an affinity toward brokenhearted people. His compassion for those who are suffering, even if by their own doing, is immeasurable. 86 more words
The Broken and the Contrite
Isaiah 57:15 For thus says the High and Lofty One Who inhabits eternity, whose name is Holy: “I dwell in the high and holy place, with him who has a contrite and humble spirit, to revive the spirit of the humble, and to revive the heart of the contrite ones. 460 more words
As I stood at the podium ready to serve as the prayer liturgist at my church on Sunday, not only was I frazzled and out of breath from racing to the front just in time to pass off my 18-month-old daughter to my husband, but as I began the prayer I was unexpectedly (and slightly embarrassingly) overcome with emotion. 563 more words
“Jesus Close to the Brokenhearted” 16”x 20” acrylic on canvas, c 2017 by Donna Gonzalez Based upon Psalms 34:17-20
17 The righteous cry out, and the 501 more words
Although this is a repost, all of us at one time or another have lost a loved one.
Death,a temporary separation
When a loved one dies it is inevitable our heart is filled with sorrow from our loss,but for a christian death is only a temporary separation till they see their loved one again.Our Lord has conquered death and we know to be absent from our body is to be present with the Lord!(2 Corinthians 5:1-9). 487 more words