December 30, 2018

God’s Got This One

God’s Got This One

Lamentations 3:19-24  God’s Got This One


Lamentations 3:19-20, “I remember my affliction and my wandering, the bitterness and the gall.  I well remember them, and my soul is downcast within me.”

Looking back.

There are surely some ______________ things you remember from last year.

Not every memory is__________________. Psalm 51:17

Looking up.

Lamentations 3:21-23, “Yet I call this to mind and therefore I have hope:  Because of the Lord’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail.  They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness.”

The Lord doesn’t reject His own when they fail or sin, instead He offers ________________________ _______  _______________:

1 John 1:9

Three attributes of God on which hope rested:

  1. The Lord’s great _____________.
  2. The Lord’s unfailing ____________________________.
  3. The Lord’s great ___________________________.

Lamentations 3:24, “I say to myself, ‘The Lord is my portion; therefore I will wait for Him.’”

Looking forward.

The apostle Paul gives us some instruction how to personalize this

teaching from the OT:

Philippians 3:13-14

We live in a world that is cluttered and festered with _________.

God’s word gives us _______________________ for the future.