sadness that is wearing on my mind and heart and causes me to seek You even more! –
“It is well with my soul … “
You are good to give us Your Word and to make Your way known to us.
“But His Word truly satisfies our deepest needs.”
A good shepherd is willing to leave those that are safe in His care to save just one that is lost without Him.
“In Jesus’ time, the Jews would sacrifice or kill a lamb as a temporary offering to God for their sins. However, only a perfect and complete sacrifice, without spot or blemish, could forever take away the sin of the world. Only a Lamb of GOd.”
I see him, but not here and now. I perceive him, but far in the distant future. A star will rise from Jacob; Numbers 24:17
“Like the Christmas lights that make a tree or a house look pretty at Christmas time, Jesus makes us look beautiful to others by lighting up our lives with His truth and His Spirit.”
– her spiritual thirst could only be satisfied by “living water.”
Those who remain in me, and I in them, will produce much fruit. For apart from me you can do nothing.