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There’s a price to pay when we disobey – Leviticus 10:10

Leviticus 10:10 You must know the difference between the sacred and the profane, the ritually pure and the impure…
Leviticus 10:1-2
But Nadab and Abihu, the sons of Aaron, placed unholy fire in their censers, laid incense on the fire, and offered the incense before the Lord—contrary to what the Lord had just commanded them! So fire blazed forth from the presence of the Lord and destroyed them.
2 Samuel 6:6
But when they arrived at the threshing floor of Nacon, the oxen stumbled and Uzzah put out his hand to steady the Ark. 7 Then the anger of the Lord flared out against Uzzah and he killed him for doing this, so he died there beside the Ark.
Genesis 19:26 But Lot’s wife never made it; she lagged behind her husband and looked back—despite the messenger’s advice—and turned into a pillar of salt.
Matthew 28:20
Then disciple them. Form them in the practices and postures that I have taught you, and show them how to follow the commands I have laid down for you. And I will be with you, day afte…

Grieve and trust God. Hebrews 5:7

Hebrews 5:7
While Jesus lived on earth, he prayed to God and asked God for help. He prayed with loud cries and tears to the One who could save him from death, and his prayer was heard because he trusted God. 


There is only one way to move through the valley of unimaginable loss and angst:
Trust God in your deepest sorrow.
Our Lord grieved and trusted his Father.

We can do the same.