Read: Isaiah 30:15-22
The Old Testament contains many accounts of God’s people crying for help. Although their trouble was often self-imposed due to their disobedience, God was still willing to come to their aid.
Read: 1 Samuel 3:1-10
Helmut Thielicke (1908-1986) was a preacher and theologian who endured great opposition from the Nazi regime in Germany during the Second World War period. Yet he remained faithful to proclaiming God’s presence and power in Jesus Christ during a perplexing time. The scholar Robert Smith said that as Thielicke addressed the issues in his sermons, “he sought to answer the question, ‘Is there any word from the Lord?’”
Read: Mark 4:35-41
When Hurricane Katrina was moving towards the coast of Mississippi, a pastor and his wife left their home and went to a shelter. Their daughter asked them to come to Atlanta where she could take care of them. But they had no money for the travel. After the hurricane had passed,
Read: Psalm 121
When you are in a situation where you really need help, where would you go? Do you go to a friend, or family, or do you rely upon God? King David had the confidence that his help came from Yahweh God, the Creator of heaven and earth (Ps. 121). David had to go through many unforeseen situations like running from King Saul,