Turning thunder into song

This is a beautifully written article! Remember: thunder may be powerful and scary, but God made the thunder, and He holds us in His strong and loving hand! From VandaliaRiver.com………………

Death Will Come When Christ Calls

This is a very tough topic both emotionally and theologically. The big takeaway for me from this article is that Christ defeated death at His resurrection, and so Christ owns death and commands it to His greater redemptive purposes. A thought-provoking article from Desiring God…………………..

Why We Should Embrace Trials

I write a lot about suffering and trials for a few reasons. Some of those reasons are that we will ALL face trials (from the very lips of Jesus!), and that the Bible — especially the New Testament — emphasizes enduring trials as one of the main ways that God grows our faith and draws us closer to Him. Here is another good article from Theology & Life………..

A Different Perspective on Pain and Suffering

In recent decades, people have expressed their difficulty in believing in God because of the presence of pain and suffering in the world. What is interesting is that these modern views are felt in the midst of some of the greatest wealth and material comfort that the world has ever known. Believers in the past did not have such struggles with suffering, perhaps because they recognized the sovereignty of God. Read more about this in this article from the Christian Post………………….