Rejoice, you people of Jerusalem! Rejoice in the Lord your God! For the rain he sends demonstrates his faithfulness. Once more the autumn rains will come, as well as the rains of spring.
Sometimes when we hear the sound of an approaching storm we begin to prepare ourselves for the downpour. Depending on how severe a storm may be we might seek shelter and cover the windows for safety. If we are caught outside we run for the nearest dry place and wait until the storm passes through. Yes some storms are destructive and can do some very bad damage while others just pass by with a little sprinkle of rain. We can clearly compare these real rain storms with ourselves.
There are storms which come in our lives that are tougher to handle than others and it takes all kinds of gear to protect ourselves from the pain they bring. We hide ourselves…