God’s Comfort

2 Corinthians 1:3-5 

God’s Comfort 

The Person of the Comfort – God

   a. v.3 blessed be God

   b. Father of our Lord Jesus Christ

   c. Father of mercies – Lamentations 3:22-23 His mercies are new every morning 

The Power of the Comfort – all comfort 

   a. There is no comfort that we need that He can’t supply

   b. Comfort comes from His character-it’s who He is-God is Love 1 John 4:16

The Personalness of the Comfort – who comforteth us

   a. Isaiah 66:13 like a mother 

   b. Comfort comes from empathy – Heb 4:15 , He was touched with the feeling of our infirmities. 

The Purpose of the Comfort –  comfort others

   a. Romans 12:15 weep with them who weep

   b. Isaiah 40:1 we are to comfort others 

The Parallel of the Comfort – For as the sufferings, so our consolation. 

   a. For every trial, there is equal and sufficient consolation. 

   b. 2 Cor. 4:17 our affliction can’t compare to what’s coming 

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