Discouragement is a pit. The more you swim in it the deeper it takes you under. Jesus let nothing frustrate Him from doing what He had to do. What about us? How often do we swim in that pit of discouragement only to wonder why we can’t get anything done around here?
“Jesus never fails,” is something I have heard quoted many times over in church. There is not greater truth for the Christian to hold on to for in it we find consolation for our souls. Reading the Bible this morning, this particular verse wouldn’t let me go. It held on and refused me the opportunity to pass it by, demanding that more attention be paid to it. It says, “He shall not fail nor be discouraged, till he have set judgment in the earth,” (Isaiah 42:4).
Knowing the power of our Lord, of course I know He never fails. As a matter of fact, it is something you and I count on daily. The part that really jumped out at me was that He does not get “discouraged.” That is something that this flesh of mine CANNOT boast about.
We are easily swayed this way and that with the moving…
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