All tagged Learning Lament

No Justice. No Joy. - As Seen on Sunday

One of the central themes of Lamentations is simply this: When you pursue that which is opposite of God you get what is opposite of God. 

Don't be fooled by the simplicity. This is not a "duh!" moment. This is a cosmic truth that people either don't realize or flat out ignore, that is until it is too late. 

Take Time To Lament

No one likes to dwell on their failures or mistakes. It hurts. In fact, many times we rush though the lamenting process, desiring to feel better as soon as possible. But lamenting is important, it is a vital first step in the process of learning from and changing our behavior. This is a process of lamenting, repenting, and cementing.