• Divine Sorrow Devotional

    Genesis 6:5–7

    If the Lord could not be sorrowful or angry at our sin or joyful at our obedience, we could not believe He is unchangeably holy, righteous, and good. Though our character may change, our Father’s does not, and therefore we can consistently expect His pleasure or displeasure depending on our behavior. Let us then heed John Calvin’s words: “unless we wish to provoke God, and to put him to grief, let us learn to abhor and to flee from sin.” View Resource