The Theology & Purpose of Suffering (Part 1-2): Causes.

29 For unto you it is given in the behalf of Christ, not only to believe on him, but also to suffer for his sake;– 1 Peter 1 10 But he said unto her, Thou speakest as one of the foolish women speaketh. What? shall we receive good at the hand of God, and shall we notContinue reading “The Theology & Purpose of Suffering (Part 1-2): Causes.”

The Theology & Purpose of Suffering (Part 2-2): Paul, an Example of.

In Philippians 4:13 so many of us mistook that passage as a means to accomplish any endeavor; whether it be in academia, in sports, or in the work force. That is the consequence of someone isolating the passage and interpreting it differently. The actual meaning of that verse came from the following: 10 But I rejoicedContinue reading “The Theology & Purpose of Suffering (Part 2-2): Paul, an Example of.”

Verses of Grace and Mercy Every True Believer can relate to.

 Be merciful unto me, O God, be merciful unto me: for my soul trusteth in thee: yea, in the shadow of thy wings will I make my refuge, until these calamities be overpast.– Psalms 57 3 If thou, Lord, shouldest mark iniquities, O Lord, who shall stand?– Psalms 130 11 God judgeth the righteous, and God is angryContinue reading “Verses of Grace and Mercy Every True Believer can relate to.”

The Personal Cross We Bear.

5 For his anger endureth but a moment; in his favour is life: weeping may endure for a night, but joy cometh in the morning – Psalms 30 18 For I reckon that the sufferings of this present time are not worthy to be compared with the glory which shall be revealed in us. – Romans 8Continue reading “The Personal Cross We Bear.”