Monday, May 12, 2014

Jehovah’s viewpoint: For all the negative things we say to ourselves, Jehovah has a positive answer

This is something that we all need to reflect on periodically…

You say: “It’s impossible” Jehovah says: “All things are possible.” (Luke 18:27)
You say: “I am loaded down.” Jehovah says: “I will refresh you.”  (Matt. 11:28-30)
You say: “Nobody really loves me.” Jehovah says: “With a love to time indefinite I have loved you.” (Jer. 31:3)
You say: “I am weak.” Jehovah says: “I will make you strong.” (1Pet. 5:10)
You say: “I fell short in doing what is right.” Jehovah says “Get up!” (Prov. 24:16)
You say: “I can’t go on.” Jehovah says: “I will give you power beyond what is normal.” (2Cor. 4:7)
You say: “I can’t figure things out.” Jehovah says: “ I will direct your steps.” (Prov. 3:5,6)
You say: “I can’t do it.” Jehovah says: “ You can do all things.” (Phil. 4:13)
You say: “ I am about to give up.” Jehovah says, “It will be worth it.” (Ro. 8:28)
You say: “I feel unworthy.” Jehovah says, “You are counted worthy.” (2 Thess. 1:5)
You say: “I have sinned.” Jehovah says: “I am ready to forgive.” (Ps. 86:5)
You say: “I can’t forgive myself.” Jehovah says: “I forgive you in a large way.” (Isa. 55:7)
You say: “My heart condemns me.” Jehovah says: “I am greater than your heart.” (1John 3:19)
You say: “I can’t manage.” Jehovah says: “I will supply all your needs.” (Phil. 4:19)
You say: “I don’t have enough faith.” Jehovah says: “I’ve given everyone a measure of faith.” (Ro. 12:3; Matt. 7:7)
You say: “I’m afraid.” Jehovah says: “I have not given you a spirit of fear be strong.” (2Tim 1:7; Isa. 35:4)
You say: “I’m always worried and frustrated.” Jehovah says: “Cast all your cares on ME.” (1Pet 5:7)
You say: “I’m not smart enough.: Jehovah says: “I will give you wisdom generously.” (1Cor. 1:30)
You say: “I feel rejected.” Jehovah says: “You are my servant and I have not rejected you.” (Isa. 41:9)
You say: “I feel abandoned.” Jehovah says: “I will never leave you or forsake you.” (Heb. 13:5)
You say: “I am lonely.” Jehovah says: “Do not be afraid, for I am with you.” (Isa. 41:10)
You say: “I feel helpless.” Jehovah says: “I will fortify you. I will really help you.” (Isa. 41:11)
You say: “I am anxious over many things.” Jehovah says: “Do note be anxious over anything.” (Phil. 4:6)
You say: “I am angry with myself.” Jehovah says: “Let anger alone and leave rage.” (Ps. 37:8)
You say: “I cry a lot.” Jehovah says: “Your tears are precious and are keep in my skin bottle.” (Ps 56:8)
You say: “I have to make myself go out in service.” Jehovah says: “You will go back with a joyful cry.” (Ps126:5)
You say: “I don’t know how to preach.” Jehovah says: “I will teach you.” (Luke12: 11,12)
You say: “No one seems to care.” Jehovah says: “I care for you.” (1Pet. 5:7)
You say: “I feel lost.” Jehovah says: “I found you.” (Luke 15:24)
You say: “I am hurt.” Jehovah says: “Let it go.” (Eccl. 7:9)
You say: “I am depressed.” Jehovah says: “I am right there with you.” (Ps. 34:18)
You say: “I am confused.” Jehovah says: “Lean on me. I will make things straight.” (Prov. 3:6)
You say: “I don’t know what to do.” Jehovah says: “Listen to me. I will give you the wisdom.” (Prov. 2: 1-5)
You say: “I feel worn out.” Jehovah says: “Hope in me and you will regain power.” (Isa. 40:13)
You say: “I can’t wait.” Jehovah says: “Hang on a little while longer.” (Ps. 37:10)


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1 comment:

  1. This is so nice! I need to print this out and hang it somewhere visible to remind me. God's word is indeed a source of true comfort. Thanks for this!