Blessings from God in moments of tribulation

Scripture Verses

                                                                                                  2 Corinthians 1:3-11


How do you respond in times of trials? 

2 Corinthians 1:3

  • God gave us His Son
    • Romans 8:32
  • God gives us mercy
    • Lamentations 3:22-23
  • God gives us comfort
    • Called to one’s side to help

God of all comfort

  • When does this happen?
    • Tribulation, trouble, suffering, affliction
  • How does God comfort us?
    • Through His Word, through His presence, through His empathy
  • Why would God allow us to need comfort?
    • So, we can comfort others

My List

  • Faith in God’s comfort
  • A willingness to endure suffering
  • A willingness to learn the lessons God has for me
  • That God would increase my compassion for others
  • That God would help me to be a witness
  • Teach me the art of consoling
  • Help me to recognize, enjoy and love God’s presence