Posts with the tag “comfort”

Beauty from Ashes
by Devon McCoy on October 19th, 2021
You can grieve and still be hopeful…"Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted." - Matthew 5:4 NIV"What delight comes to you when you wait upon the Lord! For you will find what you long for." - Matthew 5:4 TPTWhen someone is grieving, we never think of them as being blessed. Actually most people think quite the opposite, and even those in mourning commonly say “I don’t wish this even...  Read More
God is Sovereign
by Devon McCoy on August 22nd, 2020
What does the sovereignty of God look like in the face of COVID-19? The swirling information, emotions, and opinions can easily start to close in. Everything feels out of control.Let’s take a moment to reflect on God’s infinite control, His sovereignty. God’s sovereignty is a cooling pool in a desert. In a desert journey, there is no end in sight. The elements are harsh and at times completely ove...  Read More
Comfort in the Unknown
by Devon McCoy on August 20th, 2020
These days are not comfortable. We are being stretched and pulled, twisted and grown. There are moments when it feels like this season will last forever. The pages which we thought held the plans for our future have been ripped out, and the jagged edges grate at every nerve. Our generation was never prepared or expecting the turn of events that have become our new normal. There were no lessons or ...  Read More
Beauty in Transparency
by Devon McCoy on July 27th, 2020
You know that deep feeling of being seen and loved when a friend knows exactly what is wrong before you even have to explain anything to them? It's like they can read your mind and know exactly what you need at the perfect time. In an instant you can go from feelings of panic or pain to feelings of comfort and safety. It changes things and you begin to slowly unravel your thoughts and fears to the...  Read More