God put on my heart someone reeling from a sense of loss. An opportunity fell through, a loved one was lost, a relationship was lost, despite your faith that all the way up until the end God could turn things around. Hear this word of encouragement.
God's been showing me David, the man after His own heart. He fasted and prayed for his and Bathsheba's first child when he became ill. When the child dies just as he was given word it would, David's response is this:
"Then David got up from the ground. After he had washed, put on lotions and changed his clothes, he went into the house of the Lord and worshiped. Then he went to his own house, and at his request they served him food, and he ate. His