In Isaiah 52 and 53, the church of God is suffering. Within her walls, she is greatly troubled by unrepentant idolaters. Without her walls, pagan enemies are lining up to do her harm. Around her is a malicious devil crouching like a hungry lion with demonic followers eager to the chosen ones. And above it … More Oppressed and Suffering, but with Gospel Hope
An honest and gut-wrenching song is performed by Mark Shultz. It is entitled, “He’s My Son,” and it is the song of a dad crying beside the bed of his very sick son. A link is provided below, but I warn you not to listen without a tissue. Mark Shultz, “He’s My Son” Are you … More Can You Hear Me?
Some reading this blog are suffering like Job. Your finances, family, friends, future, and faith are falling apart. God seems distant, friends seem helpless, life seems useless, and the thing you most look forward to is death. I’m truly sorry you hurt so. I really wish God would stop your suffering and allow you to … More What would I say to Job?