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The Lord is Close to the Brokenhearted
Several times in these past few days I have been reminded of how painful that life can be as I have heard about and seen the struggles faced by others. As I was praying about this I was reminded of … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, Faith, God is with us, God loves us, Life experiences, Listening to God, Relationship with God Tagged brokenhearted, brokenness, God is with us, God with us, I am with you always, jesus suffers with us, psalm 34, psalm 34 18, The Lord is close to the brokenhearted, why does God allow suffering? 4 Comments
My oldest daughters favourite question is ‘Why?’ Why is it called that? Why is it going to take 3 hours to get there? Why can’t I have more chocolate? Why do we have to go for a walk? We often … Continue reading
Posted in Bible, Faith, Learning, Life experiences, Relationship with God Tagged God's answer to Job, Job, Job 38-42, suffering, theodicy, why, why does God allow suffering?, why God Leave a comment
The God who lets us suffer
God lets us suffer and if comfort and a pain free existence are your priorities then you will be puzzled as to why this is. After all you might reason, imagine the following that God would get if he protected us … Continue reading
Why does God allow suffering?
Why does God allow suffering? I have to be honest and say that I don’t fully know. What I do know is that God created a world without suffering, sickness and pain. He created a paradise, a world without war, … Continue reading
Posted in Being honest about our faith, Bible, Faith, God loves us, Relationship with God, salvation, Saved by Jesus Tagged 2 peter 3.9, creation groans, freedom from death and decay, God doesn't want anyone to perish, jesus died for us, Romans 8, Saved by Jesus, saved from sin, why does God allow suffering? 1 Comment