The world has an invisible foe. Causing anger and countless woes. Mourners can't bury the dead. They must stay in isolation instead. Death, you are a wicked creature! No offense. I don't want to hear it preacher. I want to ask Almighty God instead. You are all-powerful, so you have said! If you are compassionate... Continue Reading →
Why Does a Good God Allow Human Suffering?
"Good and upright is the Lord." - Psalm 25:8 Why does a loving God allow human suffering and evil? If God is all-powerful, doesn't he have the ability to prevent it? If the Creator truly cares, wouldn't he bring peace upon this earth? What is the purpose of suffering, if any at all? These are... Continue Reading →
Keep Enduring Through Trials Because Of The Joy Of Your Salvation In Christ
"In all this, you greatly rejoice, though now for a little while you may have had to suffer grief in all kinds of trials. These have come so that the proven genuineness of your faith—of greater worth than gold, which perishes even though refined by fire—may result in praise, glory, and honor when Jesus Christ... Continue Reading →
Why Does God allow Natural Disasters?
There are two types of evil and suffering in the world. Moral evil as a result of free choices (murder, violence, greed) and suffering as a result of natural disasters (tornadoes, tsunamis, volcanoes). Since moral evil is a result of independent choices that humans make, it's possible to convince a skeptic that it's not God's fault. However, how... Continue Reading →
The Meaning of Suffering in a Broken and Sinful World
1. Accidental suffering and evil - A pastor was cutting his front lawn. He looks up from his task just in time to see his neighbor back out of the garage--right over his three-year-old son, who had been hidden from the rearview mirror. The pastor runs over to assist the panicked father while they take... Continue Reading →