Why Does God Allow Us To Be Afflicted?

by Jack Wellman
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Sometimes, life can become overwhelming, so why does God allow us to be so afflicted in this life? Overcome Sin Sometimes, life can become overwhelming, so why does God allow us to be so afflicted in this life?  Doesn’t it seem that God’s blessings and going through afflictions in life are opposites of each other?  […]

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Why Does God Allow Hardships?

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Why does God allow suffering and hardships in our life? There is more than one reason. Why Suffering? Why does God allow suffering and hardships in our life? There is more than one reason. It can be challenging for our finite minds to reconcile two seemingly opposite truths; suffering and God’s ‘good’ plans. We grapple […]

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How to Praise God in the Storm

by Jack Wellman
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Is it even possible to praise God in the middle of a storm? I believe it is, and here’s how. Even When it Hurts Is it even possible to praise God in the middle of a storm? From my own personal experience, this is one of the hardest things I’ve ever done in my life; […]

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How to Thank God for Your Sorrows and Problems

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When we go through great trials and suffering, it’s so hard to be thankful to God, but we need to understand that our troubles can actually help us. Here’s how. Walk a Mile With Sorrow The following poem may be one of the best examples of how our troubles and sorrows help us. They help […]

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Why God!? Why Did You Allow This?

by Jack Wellman
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Almost every believer I know has said this: Why God? Why did you allow this? Is it My Fault? Almost every believer I know has said this at one time or another: “Why God? Why did you allow this?” When asked this question so many times over the years, I’ve still not figured it out. […]

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Why Doesn’t God Stop Suffering in the World?

by Jack Wellman
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Why doesn’t God stop all the evil and suffering in the world? Why do even believers suffer unjustly? Good People, Bad Things I’ve heard people ask, “Why does God allow bad things to happen to good people?” Well, think about this? What did God the Father ordain for Jesus (Isaiah 53; John 3:16)? Why did […]

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10 Encouraging Bible Verses When You Need Them

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Are you in good shape? Or, do you suffer from pain? If so, here are ten encouraging Bible verses that may be just what you need. Encouragement Are you in good shape? Or, do you suffer from pain? If so, here are ten encouraging Bible verses that may be just what you need. One author […]

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Making Disappointments God’s Appointments

by Jack Wellman
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When disappointments come, and they surely will, let God use disappointments as His appointments Anxiety The byproduct of anxiety is a lack of trust or faith, particularly in God. We let circumstances that we have no control over, control us, and that is not healthy. We take our eyes of God’s sovereignty and onto circumstances, […]

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How To Endure The Trials Of Life

by Jack Wellman
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How can we keep calm when we’re faced with huge trials in life? Get in the Word Everyone goes through trials in life. The only question is, “How do we respond to them?” The Bible is the best place to start when seeking godly wisdom about things like avoiding sin, loving others, and how to […]

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The Protective Purpose Of Pain

by Jack Wellman
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Why does God allow such pain in our lives? Can something good come out of that pain? No Pain, No Gain Have you heard of the adage, “no pain, no gain?” I know it’s true because I have experienced the pain of working out, or working at a laborious job. I was a janitor for […]

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