The Lord is trustworthy in all He promises and faithful in all He does” (Psalm 145:13). The mothers of the nation of Israel, Sarah and Rebekah, both have stories marked by the power of God. They both saw God move in wonderful and amazing ways, in impossible situations. Wouldn’t you think they, of all people, would trust God completely?
Do we blame the weak mother who stayed with the alcoholic father and allowed it to happen?
One of the feelings that keeps you stuck in depression is feeling overwhelmed. Everything is just too much. You’ve got so much on your mind. Especially thoughts about what you should be doing with your life…a job, a partner, a house, a family, etc.
In a world riddled with disappointment, malice and tragedy, what rationale do we have for believing in a benevolent God?
Train up a child in the way he should go; even when he is old he will not depart from it.