self-pity is one of the ugliest emotions a person can allow themselves to feel. of course we all have been guilty of it one time or another.
I’ve heard self pity explained as such: “self pity is always because of unbelief. in that moment [of self pity] we’ve lost all faith and don’t believe God will do anything for us.”
we all have those situations that can so easily bring self pity. instead of letting it rule you, acknowledge you have a Defender and let Him do His job!
for their Defender is strong;
(Proverbs 23:11a NIV)