Category Archives: Lamentations

Hope – 1

Hope deferred makes the heart sick … Lord our God … our hope is in you … God our Savior and … Christ Jesus our hope. … Blessed are those whose help is the God of Jacob, whose hope is … Continue reading

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The Fruit of the Spirit is … Patience – 1

The Lord is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him; it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the Lord. … Be still before the Lord and wait patiently for him.

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The Lord is … 6

For the Lord is a God of retribution; he will repay in full.

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Handel’s Messiah – 4

All we like sheep have gone astray;we have turned every one to his own way; and the Lord hath laid on him the iniquity of us all.

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Those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength

The LORD is my portion; therefore I will wait for him. The LORD is good to those whose hope is in him, to the one who seeks him; it is good to wait quietly for the salvation of the LORD. … Continue reading

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The Lord is full of compassion and mercy

The LORD, the LORD, the compassionate and gracious God, slow to anger, abounding in love and faithfulness. … The LORD is slow to anger, abounding in love and forgiving sin and rebellion. … The LORD is compassionate and gracious, slow … Continue reading

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Be joyful in hope, patient in affliction, faithful in prayer

He is the LORD; let him do what is good in his eyes. … Though I were innocent, I could not answer him; I could only plead with my Judge for mercy. … Naked I came from my mother’s womb, … Continue reading

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I am being threatened; Lord, come to my aid!

Have mercy on me, Lord, for I am faint. My soul is in deep anguish. How long, Lord, how long? … Do not be far from me, for trouble is near and there is no one to help. … You … Continue reading

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Then all the disciples deserted him and fled

Turn to me and be gracious to me, for I am lonely and afflicted. … This is why I weep and my eyes overflow with tears. No one is near to comfort me, no one to restore my spirit. … … Continue reading

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Those who know your name trust in you

For you, Lord, have never forsaken those who seek you. … But may all who seek you rejoice and be glad in you; may those who long for your saving help always say, “The Lord is great!”

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