Suffering and the Eternal Weight of Glory
How are God's people able to endure all the problems and difficulties in this life? By thinking about and knowing the eternal weight of glory that soon awaits them.
Follow Christ Even When Facing Great Tragedy
What did you bargain for when you decided to follow after Jesus Christ? Are you willing to stand with Christ even in the flames? Even in times of heart-wrenching tragedy and loss?
Blessed is the One Who is Not Offended by Me
Jesus says in Luke 7:23 - And blessed is the one who is not offended by me.
The Benefits of Suffering
The benefits of suffering are so great if we will only see the divine purposes of God that are lovingly shown to us in the midst these trials.
Do the sudden trials that cause you to suffer make you bitter or better?
Bless those who Persecute You
You Must Suffer
We MUST suffer as Christians, it is a guarantee. When we do suffer willingly for Christ, it proclaims to the world that Jesus is more valuable than, health, success, and all other passing things in the world. Oh let us strive to make Christ our treasure! Indeed, all who desire to live a godly life in Christ Jesus will be persecuted - 2 Timothy 3:12
Job, When the Righteous Suffer (Part 1)
Verse 1 introduces us to the man Job and his character. He was "blameless and upright, one who feared God, and turned away from evil." If suffering is intended as a punishment for evil, Job is not a likely candidate. ...
Job, When the Righteous Suffer (Part 2)
By John Piper. ©2014 Desiring God Foundation. Website: desiringGod.org