13“If my people would only listen to me, if Israel would only follow my ways, 14how quickly I would subdue their enemies and turn my hand against their foes! (Psalm 81, 13-14)
26If we deliberately keep on sinning after we have received the knowledge of the truth, no sacrifice for sins is left, 27but only a fearful expectation of judgment and of raging fire that will consume the enemies of God.
Yes, The Day of Your Disappoint Can Also Be the Day of Your Victory. Of course, it is common for all of us to go through times of disappointment and despair. Being a believer in Christ does not exempt one from going through difficult times; in fact, Believers, actually, go through more difficult times than non-believers.
15When they had finished breakfast, Jesus said to Simon Peter, “Simon, son of John, do you love me more than these?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Feed my lambs.” 16He said to him a second time, “Simon, son of John, do you love me?” He said to him, “Yes, Lord; you know that I love you.” He said to him, “Tend my sheep.” 17He said to him the third time, “Simon, son of John, do you love me?” Peter was grieved because he said to him the third time, “Do you love me?” and he said to him, “Lord, you know everything; you know that I love you.” Jesus said to him, “Feed my sheep. (john 21, 15-17)
Jesus Says: My sheep Listen to my voice, I know them, and they follow Me. But are you His sheep? Yes, if you listen to His voice.
For all those who exalt themselves will be humbled – these are the words of our Lord and Saviour Jesus Christ. He made this statement while teaching His audience about the importance of being humble. The following verses tell the full story.
37Then he returned to his disciples and found them sleeping. “Simon,” he said to Peter, “are you asleep? Couldn’t you keep watch for one hour? 38Watch and pray so that you will not fall into temptation. The spirit is willing, but the flesh is weak.”(Mark 14, 37-38)
51Then he climbed into the boat with them, and the wind died down. They were completely amazed, 52for they had not understood about the loaves; their hearts were hardened..(Mark 6, 51-52).
1Blessed is the one whose transgressions are forgiven; whose sins are covered.2Blessed is the one whose sin the LORD does not count against them and in whose spirit is no deceit. (Psalm 32, 1-2)