Life is not perfect. An understatement for some, I know.
There are times when we feel frustrated, angry, sad, depressed, hopeless or helpless. These feelings can arise from a wide array of circumstances.
So, is it unfaithful to cry out to God at these time?
I, and many much smarter people than me say, No!
It’s actually the opposite. Laying our worries, fears, anger and sadness at the feet of Jesus tells him that we believe that He is in charge and we trust that His will prevails.
This article by Dan Wilt helps to unpack the theology behind lament.
If you are in the midst of a troubled time, perhaps these songs will help you bring your problems to Jesus.