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3 Truths to Cling to Amid Suffering

1. Jesus went through it first. Jesus Christ, being fully God and fully man, was tempted in every way as we are and suffered considerably more than we do. The Bible says that he was a man “familiar with sorrows” and “acquainted with “grief” (Isaiah


36 Purposes of God in Our Suffering

Joni Eareckson Tada has given us many books on the subject of God’s tender care for His children in times of suffering. Joni strikes the chord of authenticity with us so well because suffering is the world she lives in 24/7, literally. My personal favorite


10 Reasons Why God Allows Suffering

Why does God allow suffering? While there’s way more than 10, here’s some reasons why God allows suffering: 1. To make you more like Jesus (Romans 8:17). 2. To make you more dependent on him (2 Corinthians 1:9). 3. To remove idols in your life