Suffering Brings Us to Repentance
Apr 4, 2017
When we suffer, we often cast ourselves as the victims. When Jesus was asked about suffering, he called a world of sinners to repent.
Suffering Makes Us Depend on God
2 Corinthians 1:8–9
Apr 6, 2017
If you who are evil know how to embrace your children when they cry, how much more will your heavenly Father embrace those who run to him in their pain?
Suffering Conforms Us to Christ
Apr 11, 2017
Satan loves to lie to us in our suffering. He tells us that God must be against us if he would allow us to experience pain, the experience of discipline really proves that we are children.
Suffering Prepares Us to Enjoy God
2 Corinthians 4:16–18
Apr 13, 2017
For God’s children, all suffering is light compared to the weight of the glory coming, and all affliction is temporary compared to eternal bliss.