Job declared, “He gives and takes away.” (Job 1:21) Job screamed, “Though he slay me, yet will I trust in him.” (Job 13:15) Friends, God has a revealed will, and it is presented clearly to us in the pages of Scripture. It is not vague, shadowy, foggy, hidden, or mysterious. From reading the Bible, we can … More Got Questions?
What are you going to do with your pain and sorrow? Many of you are severely tortured by your inward struggle with anger, lust, fear, pride, self-worship, and lack of self-control. This has led you to self-help or self-medicate or self-numb, and it has only heaped further sorrow upon your soul. In addition, many of you are broken hearted over the depreciation of … More The House of Pain and Comfort
The Scripture is full of times when God watched and allowed his children to be hurt. Pharaoh and the Egyptians hurt the Israelites. Satan buffeted Job, and Saul troubled David. Saul of Tarsus hurt the church, and the Roman Empire hurt Paul. God was present; at any time he could have stopped the hurt. More than this, God … More When God “Rightly” Hurts Us