The Lord promises to help his people
‘Build a road! Make it ready for my people to travel on!
Remove everything that would cause them to fall.’
‘I live in a high and holy place.
But I am also with anyone who is
and who is sorry when he does wrong things.
and I will give them hope.
I will not be angry with them for ever.
I do not want them to lose hope completely.
I myself gave life to them.
which was a
I was angry and I turned away from them.
But they still refused to obey me.
They continued to do what they wanted to do.
But I will make them well again.
I will be a guide for them,
and I will comfort them again.
Then people who are sad and they are weeping
I will give them a reason to do that.
I will bring
those who are far away,
and those who are near.
Yes, I will make them completely well again.’
That is what the Lord says.
It cannot stay still.
Its waves throw up
That is what my God says.