Pain/Suffering

  • Spiritual Fatigue

    "What strength do I have, that I should still hope? What prospects, that I should be patient?" Job 6:11 These words of Job are often on the lips of those... read more

  • Declare His Praise

    At this, Job got up and tore his robe and shaved his head. Then he fell to the ground in worship and said: "Naked I came from my mother's womb, and naked... read more

  • Leaders like Nehemiah

    They said to me, "Those who survived the exile and are back in the province are in great trouble and disgrace. The wall of Jerusalem is broken down, and... read more

  • Time to Come Back Home

    In his distress he sought the favor of the LORD his God and humbled himself greatly before the God of his ancestors. And when he prayed to him, the LORD... read more

  • Worn out by Obedience

    Elijah was afraid and ran for his life.... He came to a broom bush, sat down under it and prayed that he might die. "I have had enough, LORD," he said.... read more

  • Consequences of Sin

    "You love those who hate you and hate those who love you. You have made it clear today that the commanders and their men mean nothing to you. I see that... read more

  • Train Wreck

    In those days Israel had no king; everyone did as he saw fit. Judges 21:25 You have to admit, the book of Judges is a tough read. Don't get me wrong.... read more

  • Waves of Fear and Doubt

    "The LORD will fight for you; you need only to be still." Exodus 14:14 The twins of fear and doubt roll in like thirty-foot waves and crash onto the shore... read more

  • Power in Weakness

    But he said to me, "My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness." Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses,... read more

  • Through Him

    I know what it is to be in need, and I know what it is to have plenty. I have learned the secret of being content in any and every situation, whether well... read more