The silent burden of a broken heart…we have all experienced it at some time in our lives. It has been said that God can heal a broken heart if we give Him all the pieces. That is certainly true. but the real challenge is to first find all of the pieces, and that is easier said than done. Like shards of a broken glass, the pieces weave themselves deep into our hearts.
Working though the Pain of a Broken Heart
"The Lord is near to the brokenhearted and saves those who are crushed in spirit." Psalm 34:18
The Death of a Dream
Only God can Heal a Broken Heart
There are countless ways to numb the pain that is within the human heart, and the world has an innumerable array of temporary remedies that simply do not last and never truly heal the hurt within. Only the God who created us knows the intricate and complex nature of inner woundedness in man. Only He can heal us deep within, when our hearts are broken and we are in deep anguish.
"In Quietness and Trust is your strength, but you would have none of it” Isaiah 30:15
David was struck with a sense of wonder at the all-knowing depth of God’s insight into the human heart and soul, and wrote in awe the following:
The Pathway to Healing a Broken Heart
During a time of great distress, David found a secluded quiet place, and communed with God and penned,