Life brings PAIN
- Broken relationships
- Death of loved ones
- Financial struggle
- Fear, insecurity
Our NATURAL, Human Responses to Pain
- Disobedience / rebellion
Godly Response to Pain
- Perseverance – IN God = SURRENDER
- Transparency & Accountability
- The Word of God
- Continued Obedience
- Psalm 139:7-10
Where can I go from your Spirit? Where can I flee from your presence? If I go up to the heavens, you are there; if I make my bed in the depths, you are there. If I rise on the wings of the dawn, if I settle on the far side of the sea, even there your hand will guide me, your right hand will hold me fast.
- Psalm 23:4
Even though I walk through the darkest valley, I will fear no evil, for you are with me; your rod and your staff, they comfort me.
- Psalm 4:8
In peace I will lie down and sleep, for you alone, Lord, make me dwell in safety.