How to Respond to Horrific Events

Some days, the weight of what the future might holds seems crushing.

How will life turn out? Will seemingly broken pieces ever be put together again?

For weeks, the news has broadcasted live footage of babies suffering from chemical gas. Dying. This unthinkable atrocity is enough to make you shudder.

Conflicts are raging around the globe. Terrorist attacks. Shootings. Bombs. Cold brutality.

How do we respond to such horror?

The truth is we never have to shoulder the future. God is in sovereign control. No matter how chaotic or startling the events may get, we can be anchored in this realization.

These verses have steadied the rising fear that has threatened to trouble and grip my heart…

 

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