Just thought I would share this once again. We are in such need for comfort.
Originally posted on Broken Pieces:
No one needs reminded of the times in which we live; I am pretty sure of that. Unless of course you are living on a deserted island somewhere and you would not be reading this anyway.
The economy is in ruins, and the only promises for change is in words of men, it seems at times. Except for those who find their comfort in the Lord of all creation. He is our Sustainer, Provider, Protector, Sword and Shield from the enemy who seeks to destroy, maim and kill.
The prophet Isaiah prophesied of judgment coming on Israel in the first 39 chapters of the prophecy; warning them of the coming wrath of the LORD of hosts. Babylon was coming as God’s agent of judgment on a nation that had forsaken God. Then we reach chapter 40 and the prophecy changes.