2 Corinthians 4:7-18Javier ChavezLead Pastor Amistad Cristiana International2nd Vice-President Georgia Baptist ConventionHispanic Representative Georgia Baptist Mission BoardWe have been discussing for the last few weeks the meaning of suffering and how God uses suffering as a vehicle to work in us, through us, and for us. However, something is clear: during times of suffering and tribulations […]
2 Corinthians 1:3-11Javier ChavezLead Pastor Amistad Cristiana International2nd Vice-President Georgia Baptist ConventionHispanic Representative Georgia Baptist Mission Board If there was a man who knew what suffering meant was the apostle Paul. The former Saul of Tarsus caused great affliction to the church to the point that when he had a conversion experience and was presented […]
Suffering is not pleasant for anyone.
Job 40:1-8; 42:1-6 Bible Studies for Life, Feb. 2God’s actions are often beyond our understanding, but we can trust Him.All forms of pain, when going through an ordeal, is a blow to one’s physical, mental, emotional, or spiritual life. At times, it can even be a combination of all the above mentioned. We read in Hebrews […]
Job 11:13-16; 23:8-12; John 9:1-3Javier Chavez, lead pastorAmistad Cristiana International, Gainesville2nd Vice-President Georgia Baptist ConventionHispanic Representative Georgia Baptist Mission BoardAmong the most common questions we as Christians are frequently asked by others are: if there is a loving God why is there so much suffering in the world? Why do good people have to experience […]
Bible Studies for Life, Jan. 19 How can God use me when others suffer? Isa. 58:3-11Ovidio CabreraPastor en Iglesia Bautista Latinoamericana of SavannahHispanic representative, South Regions, Georgia Baptist Hispanic Ministries God calls us to stand up for those who suffer from injusticeWe live in a world that has been damaged by sin. People have many physical, emotional, and spiritual […]
Acts 26:2-5, 12-18, 24-26Javier Chavez, lead pastorAmistad Cristiana International, GainesvilleThere is no doubt that our testimony has a tremendous power before God, the enemy, and the world. Our testimony is in reality our life story and how God’s intervention in our story shaped the course of our lives. In fact, our testimony is so attractive […]
Bible Studies for Life Matthew 16:13-16; Luke 1:26-35 John Hull, lead pastor Eastside Baptist Church, Marietta Who is Jesus Christ? In this writer’s opinion, this is the most important question in human history! One cannot ask a more significant, weighty question. The way one answers “Who is Jesus Christ?” determines a number of things about that individual. The answer reveals a […]