Discovering a purpose for pain in 2 Corinthians. God comforts us so that we may comfort others. Our capacity to comfort other people is determined by the degree to which we’ve suffered.
Learn the secret of contentment – Christ in you, empowering you.
If you are in an in-the-meantime season of life, would you be willing to consider receiving it as a gift with a purpose and a promise? The purpose may not yet have been revealed, but the promise is right now, “God’s grace is sufficient for you.” His power will be made perfect in your weakness.
God is not absent, apathetic, or angry with you. If you are in an “In the Meantime” set of circumstances right now, you are not alone, and you are not the first.
All of us are like Ruth. Without a redeemer we will face death and the punishment for our sins. Jesus came to die in our place to pay for our debt of sin before God. He bought us back to be part of God’s family and saved from sin for all eternity.
Find joy in trials for trials exercise our faith.
Our present sufferings are nothing to be compared with our future hope. Our present sufferings are just another reminder of the global consequences of sin. It’s another reminder of our need for a Savior, of the world’s need for a Savior. Our current circumstances are just another reminder that one day, God will in fact make all things new.
Mary’s response to life’s unpreparedness and uncertainties is a testimony for all of us here today.
Marriage is about the Kingdom of God. The way a husband and wife submit to one another and love one another is a picture of the kind of love Jesus has for the Church.
Relationships are not easy. Paul writes about the complicated issue of learning how to love one another well.