What words are there for the mother who has lost her young son? What can you say to heal the hurt of the girl with an abusive father? What lofty speech can mend the broken marriages, lost jobs, miscarriages, lost homes, lost loved ones, broken dreams, disappointments,
b r o k e n,
h u r t i n g
p e o p l e…
who am I to help them?
The day that I forget that, is the day I will wound those coming to me for comfort, hope, peace, and a listening ear.
May I never see the day that I have the answers for hurting people.
Psalm 107 ministered these thoughts to me. It’s a Psalm exhorting people to praise God for His mercy and redemption. It speaks of the hungry, thirsty, those who sat in darkness and in the shadow of death, those at their wit’s end. They call upon the Lord and He hears and heals them with His word.
Psalm 107:43 –