Spirit-Filled Doctor Explains the Real Remedy to Christians’ Suffering

Spirit-Filled Doctor Explains the Real Remedy to Christians’ Suffering by CHARISMA HOUSE for Charisma News In her book Find Your Peace, Rodica Malos, DNP, uses her experience of immigrating to America to encourage readers to grieve when they are suffering. Malos offers a fresh perspective, as Christians often trivialize the role of emotion in faith. “People sometimes minimize or disregard emotions when talking about our Creator. But God grieves with us,” Malos says. She recalls having to wait six years after moving to America before she could visit her family in…

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Can You Trust God in Your Pain? (Video)

Can You Trust God in Your Pain? Video by Pastor John Piper for Desiring God In this lab, John Piper clarifies that Job did not suffer because of disobedience. Job did not suffer because of a failure. Job did not suffer because of Satan. Job suffered because God willed it. Some questions to ask as you read and study Job: What are some of the most painful experiences you have had to endure? Was it hard to trust God with your pain? Read Job 1:1 and James 5:10–11. How does James summarize the…

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The Plan of God in the Suffering We Experience (Podcast)

The Plan of God in the Suffering We Experience Podcast by Chris Platt for Radical God promises to give His people “a future and a hope” in Jeremiah 29:11, and many Christians assume that this rules out the possibility of suffering in their lives. However, we need to consider this promise in its wider, biblical context. In this message from Jeremiah 29:11–13, David Platt helps us think through God’s promise to Jeremiah in the context of God’s overarching plan of redemption through Jesus Christ. Even in the midst of pain…

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