God’s Fatherly Pity

Though he knows your trials will work for your good, yet he pities you. Though he knows that there is sin in you, which, perhaps, may require this rough discipline ere you be sanctified, yet he pities you. Though he can hear the music of heaven, the songs of glees that will ultimately come of your present sighs and griefs, yet still he pities those groans and wails of yours; for ‘He doth not afflict willingly nor grieve the children of men.’ In all our distresses and present griefs he takes his share; he pities us as a father pities his children.”

– Charles Spurgeon, God’s Fatherly Pity

A blog that encourages my soul is Of First Importance: Living Each Day in the Good of the Gospel. They posted this quote, which was helpful to me. I encourage you to add them to your Feeds (if you have no idea what that is or how to do it, please contact us – we’ll help)

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