Water for the Thirsty
Weekly Devotional

Water for the Thirsty

Where to find help when…

Weekly Devotional

‘As the deer pants for streams of water so my soul pants for you, O God’. (Psalm 42:1)
‘…Jesus stood and said in a loud voice, "If anyone is thirsty, let him come to me and drink”…’ (John 7:37)

6th June 2010

The Bible has the wonderful ability to speak into every human need. Here are some examples that may be of help:

Anger
Proverbs 15:1; Matthew 5:21-26; 43-48;
Ephesians 4:26,27,31,32; James 1:19-21
Anxiety/Worry
Psalm 25; Luke 12:22-31; John 14:1-7; 1 Peter 5:7; 1 John 4:13-18
Confusion
Psalm 37; Ephesians 4:14; Colossians 2:8; 2 Thessalonians 2:1-17;
1 John 2:3-6; 4:1-3; Jude 3,4,17-25
Depression
Psalms 16; 130; Lamentations 3:18-24;
Romans 3:21-26; 5:1-11; 8:31-39;
Ephesians 3:14-21; Hebrews 4:16
Disappointment
Psalm 55; Jeremiah 15:10-21; Matthew 5:1-12
Discouragement
Psalms 42, 43, 62;
2 Corinthians 1:3,4; 4:1-5:10;;
Philippians 3:12-16;4:10-13
Doubt
Psalms 8, 146; Proverbs 30:5;
Mark 4:35-41; John 14:8-14; 20:24-29; James 1:5-8
Fear
Psalms 27, 46; Luke 12:4-7; John 6:16-21
Frustration
Job 36:1-33; Matthew 7:7-11
Jealousy
Exodus 20:17; Proverbs 23:17; 27:4;
Romans 13:11-14; 1 Corinthians 3:1-3; James 3:13-18
Loneliness
Psalm 22; John 10:14-16, 27-30; 14:15-21
Procrastination
Proverbs 18:9; 21:25,26; Matthew 25:1-13; Titus 3:14
Rejection
Psalm 38; Isaiah 52:13-53:12;
Matthew 9:9-13; John 15:18-16:4;
Ephesians 1:3-14; 1 Peter 2:4-10
Revenge
Leviticus 19:17-18; Isaiah 25:1-5;
Matthew 5:38-42; Romans 12:17-21
Sadness
Psalm 34; John 16:16-24; 2 Corinthians 1:3-6
Stress
Numbers 6:24-26; John 14:27; 1 Corinthians 1:3
Philippians 4:8,9; Colossians 3:1-4,15
Weariness
Isaiah 35; 40:28-31; Matthew 11:28-30

If you’re facing some tough this week why not turn to the Scriptures for inspiration and help.

Have a good week trusting in God’s Word.

Pastor Barry

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