Joy in Sorrow

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At some time in life all of us feel the loneliness of sorrow. Mary and Martha were saddened by the death of their brother, Lazarus, and Martha said to Jesus, “If you had been here, my brother would not have died.” Theirs was a loneliness of sorrow. The shortest verse in the Bible tells us that at the tomb of Lazarus “Jesus wept.” He enters into our sorrows.

When we come to Jesus Christ, He does not promise to exempt us from trouble or sorrow. Tears will come, but deep inside there will be a joy that is difficult to explain to you. It is a joy from God—produced by the Holy Spirit. In the midst of trials and agony and tears which come to us all, a supernatural power is given out, producing joy.

Prayer for the day

Your comfort in times of sorrow, loving Lord Jesus, enfolds me, giving light and hope in my darkness.

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  1. Adepeju Robert James says:

    It’s only Jesus Christ can give the joy and comfort will need in time of sorrow .Thanks you Jesus Christ all glory be unto you forever

  2. Elsa says:

    I am happy to say this is true , I have come to know my Lord Jesus Christ and he will provide happiness and joy .Tears have come and in the midst of the sadness I have a joyful feeling .

  3. BOBBY says:


  4. Joyce Paul says:

    JESUS alone can supply the Grace we need for each trial we face. God bless us! Amen.

  5. Janine Charnell Dreyer says:


  6. bienfait says:

    i thank the Lord for you because you save many people through your association

  7. Gerry says:

    When difficult times appear, God is right beside you, all the way. He will comfort you in amazing ways. Thank you Lord for all your kindness and mercy.

  8. Joyce Paul says:

    God will either spare us from suffering or give us the Grace to bear it. True Strength is the Power of God in the Soul. Glory To LORD!!!Hallelujah!!! amen.

  9. raymond flores says:

    I was truly blessed to see and watch some if Billy Graham’s ministry. True indeed he was used by God for His glory.