Scripture reference: Micah 7:7-8
But as for me, I will look to the Lord;
I will wait for the God of my salvation;
my God will hear me.
8 Rejoice not over me, O my enemy;
when I fall, I shall rise;
when I sit in darkness,
the Lord will be a light to me.
- God uses DIFFICULT times to DRIVE his children closer to Him.
- Our hope and perseverance is based on RELATIONSHIP, not RESULTS.
- God has SHOWN Himself to be SUFFICIENT throughout history.
- In times of discouragement, the DEPTH of our DEVOTION is revealed.
3 Ways to Defeat Discouragement:
- DELIBERATELY LOOK to the Lord.
- PATIENTLY WAIT on the LORD.
- CONFIDENTLY TALK to the LORD.