Are the Comforts of God too Small for You?

Are the comforts of God too small for you, or the word that deals gently with you” (Job 15:11)? 

Creation!  God gave you the breath of life for His glory—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Atonement!  God mercifully covered the nakedness of your fallen first parents in the garden—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Election!  God elected you, Christian, before the world began—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Incarnation!  Immanuel lies wrapped in swaddling cloths in a humble manager—are the comforts of God too small for you? 

Substitution!  Jesus died in your place; bearing your punishment—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Redemption!  Jesus died to redeem you from the shackles of sin—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Regeneration!  Of His own will God brought you forth; you are finally alive!—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Imputation!  You are clothed with the righteousness of God in Christ—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Adoption!  The Holy Spirit bears witness that you are a child of God—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Satisfaction! Jesus gives you water that wells up into everlasting life—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Inclusion!  Once you were not a people, but now you are the people of God—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Provision!  God gives you every spiritual blessing in Christ—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Sanctification!  The Holy Spirit bears fruit through you that yields the sweet nectar of holiness—are the comforts of God too small for you?

Preservation!  The LORD, your shepherd, accompanies you through the valley of the shadow of death—are the comforts of God too small for you? 

Glorification!  Your earthly slumber begins and you have awakened to His likeness—the comforts of God are not too small for you!

For from him and through him and to him are all things.  To him be glory forever.  Amen” (Romans 11:36).

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