A Lifting up for the Downcast

Hyperlinked with hundreds of embedded Scripture references and helpful footnotes, this edition is an entirely new, gently modernized text that is approachable to today's readers while retaining its original character.

Author: William Bridge

Publisher: Digital Puritan Press

ISBN: 1300956984

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Too often believers are convinced that Christians should never be unhappy. But Scripture records many instances of men and women who glorified God while facing a season of discouragement and despair. In "A Lifting up for the Downcast", Puritan Pastor William Bridge reasons that there is no reason for discouragement, no matter what cause and conditions may arise. Hyperlinked with hundreds of embedded Scripture references and helpful footnotes, this edition is an entirely new, gently modernized text that is approachable to today's readers while retaining its original character. Includes a biographical preface.

The Works of the Rev William Bridge

A LIFTING UP FOR THE DOWNCAST : IN THIRTEEN SER . MONS , ON PSALM XLII . 11 . Sermon 1 . The Good Man's Peace . 3 Sermon 2 . True Peace may be Interrupted . 25 Sermon 3 . Saints should not be Discouraged whatever their Condition be .

Author: William Bridge

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Lifting Up the Downcast

The author's prayer is that this short book will bring its readers peace, comfort and strength to carry on, through the Word of God and the words of His faithful people.

Author: Patrick Sookhdeo

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ISBN: 9781952450075

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Many believers through the centuries have felt downcast and disturbed, dejected and in turmoil, anxious and fearful, overwhelmed, even despairing. And they have left us a rich treasury of writings, which can help us in our own struggles. The author's prayer is that this short book will bring its readers peace, comfort, and strength to carry on, through the Word of God and the words of His faithful people.

The Works of the Rev William Bridge M A

A LIFTING UP FOR THE DOWNCAST : IN THIRTEEN SERMONS , ON PSALM XLII . 11 . Sermon 1 . The Good Man's Peace . 3 Sermon 2 . True Peace may be Interrupted . . 25 Sermon 3 . Saints should not be Discouraged whatever their Condition be .

Author: William Bridge

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Let Not Your Heart Be Troubled

So the first thing you need to know is that there is hope in God: “When men are cast down, then thou shalt say, There is lifting up, and he shallsave the humble person” (Job 22:29). Have Faith in God Job 22:29 indicates that the ...

Author: Michael L. Gowens

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 1929635249

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Spiritual "heart trouble" is a threat to every believer living in this world, but God has provided help in His word. Explore these various helps for your heart, both in terms of pastoral counsel and comfort, with the author. Besides general comfort from Holy Scripture, pastor Gowens offers specific counsel in individual chapters on Depression, Disappointment, Loneliness, Mistreatment, Grief, Guilt, and Fear.

Job 1 21

So, too, Eliphaz speaks of God lifting up the downcast in “salvation” (v.11, “safely,” lit. “safety/salvation”). The similarity of Eliphaz's doxology to Hannah's in this regard suggests, therefore, that restoration, particularly the ...

Author: C. L. Seow

Publisher: Wm. B. Eerdmans Publishing

ISBN: 0802848958

Category: Religion

Page: 971

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Includes bibliographical references and index.

Fear Not

Lift. Up. the. Downcast. Soul. Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yetpraise him, my Savior and my God. Ps. 43:5, NIV. Cast down is an old English term describing a sheep that is ...

Author: Margaret Davis

Publisher: TEACH Services, Inc.

ISBN: 1572587121

Category: Religion

Page: 388

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God. Family. Work. Church responsibilities. Volunteer work. Finances. Friends. Relationships. Do you ever get overwhelmed trying to juggle all the facets of your life? Do you ever push God out of the picture because you don't feel like you have time to spend with Him in your hectic day? Well, it's time to make a change. It's time to start your day with God and spend time being spiritually fed through His Word and thoughts that point to Jesus. Fear Not! Is There Anything Too Hard For God? Trusting His Love When You Cannot See His Hand takes you on a daily journey into the Word of God, providing object lessons, inspirational stories, personal testimonies, and thought-provoking insight to start your day. We have nothing to fear with God by our side, but we must develop a personal relationship with Him if we want to have peace and security in our chaotic world. Make a commitment today to spend time with God each day by reading Fear Not! Is There Anything Too Hard For God? Trusting His Love When You Cannot See His Hand and seeking a deeper relationship with the best Friend anyone could ever ask for. Take this challenge, and you will be forever changed!


Lift Up Your Eyes

Downcast. Soul. 2. Why are you downcast, O my soul? Why so disturbed within me? Put your hope in God, for I will yet praise him, my Savior and my ... his psalm was written by a man completely caught up in an intense, personal struggle.

Author: Christopher Shaw

Publisher: CLC Publications

ISBN: 1936143364

Category: Religion

Page: 378

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This book has been written with the following principle in mind: The life we live when no one is watching will significantly impact our public ministry. It is essential that we quiet our hearts, lifting our eyes to the One who can empower and equip us to accomplish His work.

The Elements of Psychology

This feeling cannot always be a truthful report of our actual physical condition , because , without increasing our strength at all , a pleasant idea produces Joy within us , which we at once express by lifting up the downcast features ...

Author: David Jayne Hill

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Category: Psychology

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