In the reality of brokenness, I can live in His grace and compassion for my fellow man because we all are sojourners in a broken land.
When I am in pain I can become offended. It's easy to be offended and not actually do the work to discover the Lord in and through the pain.
How do you view problems in your life? Our world is fallen and our dealing with problems is the great equalizer of us all.
The Lord intends us to gain a living benefit from those things in our life that have wounded us. It comes down to being a victim or a victor.
Thanking God in everything is to thank Him in hardship. Why, for what reason am I to give thanks to God in literally everything? The answer might shock you!
Hopelessness is insupportable within the Life of Christ, and it’s a quagmire from which we need to be rescued.
Most of my questions of God are "Why?" Like, “Why did You allow this suffering?” My questions reveal my values: comfort and safety. But what does God value?
By accompanying my friend in their difficult walk, I learned lots and lots about Who God is and what all of that could mean to us in our own suffering.
Today He is asking me to enter in, to be racked by, the force of a world being ripped apart at the seams to birth Christ. It's the fellowship of His suffering.
This gift is one you can give God in the worst moments of your life, in the lowest point and deepest suffering.