Wonderful post that reminds me we all have a limp…

Broken Believers

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“You have given me many troubles and bad times, 
       but you will give me life again. 
    When I am almost dead, 
       you will keep me alive.”

Psalm 71:20, NCV

“He was despised and forsaken of men,
A man of sorrows and acquainted with grief.”

Isaiah 53:3, NASB

Everyone hurts sometimes. We all will face our sorrows. But there are times, when our pain pounds us intensely. Sometimes it seems that we need God’s Flexeril. When we need it, as a muscle relaxer (for a strained back) it is useful. But if we abuse it and don’t really need it– it suddenly turns into a deep problem.

Sorrow is the effects of a hammering emotional or spiritual pain. I have never spoken out about this, but my wife and I had a daughter who died— stillborn. She was doing great, up to a week before her due date. We knew that…

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