Tag Archives: Suffering

At Home in the Brokenness

There is a beauty in brokenness; a grace found here that is rare elsewhere. No one asks to be broken, and yet it is only in our brokenness that we truly come to see and know the extent of God’s grace and mercy towards us. Continue reading

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Thoughts on Suffering

He that loves you with an infinite, unchanging love, is leading you by his Spirit and providence. He knows every stone, every thorn in your path. Jesus knows your way. Continue reading

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Facing the Reality of Evil

“Then the dragon became furious with the woman and went off to make war on the rest of her offspring, on those who keep the commandments of God and hold to the testimony of Jesus” (Revelation 12:17) October 1, 2015 brought us another … Continue reading

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Safe on Base

We are never promised that we will not face adversity. We are not exempt from the storm, but we do have a shelter in the midst of it. Continue reading

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Sheltered by Truth in a Storm of Lies

We must recognize that as long as we are dealing with broken and sinful people, we will deal with broken and sinful behavior. It is how we deal with it that matters. Continue reading

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The Purpose of Pain

So, as with all things, even my pain serves a purpose, and I can be thankful to God that He has not abandoned me, and that my pain is not meaningless. Continue reading

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Dealing with Adversity

“Fight or Flight” are the two recognized biological responses of all animals facing acute stress. There is a third response; it is not biological, it is spiritual.
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