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 […]
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 […]
…God knew His creation would fall into sin and sickness, suffering, and sorrow.
This elephant-size question stretches back in time to the ancient Book of Job …