Posts in Suffering
Pain that Produces Life

The Son of God walked thru moments on mountaintops, but also of deep sorrow in the valleys of life. He was the Beloved Son, but also a hated individual. He was embraced, but also despised and rejected. The word says in Isaiah, “it was the Lord’s will to crush Him…” so that anyone who puts their faith in Him will have eternal life. Just like Jesus was willing to walk thru the good, bad, and ugly of life for the will of God, are you willing to do the same?

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The Wonder of Christmas

Even though this is a season of wonder, the holidays can be tough for some of us. Depending on our family, loss we have experienced, or events that may have occurred during this season or even this past year, you may be struggling with feeling joyful and holly this Christmas. My encouragement to you is this: take heart. Jesus is near.

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Things People Don't Like to Talk About: Persecution

In John 15:18 it says; “If the world hates you, keep in mind that it hated me first. “ In this verse Jesus is warning His disciples. It’s clear in the bible that believers in Jesus Christ will face persecution and suffering. But Jesus also tells us this; “I have told you these things, so that in me you may have peace. In this world you will have trouble. But take heart! I have overcome the world.” John 16:33Despite the persecution and suffering Christians may face, there is peace in midst because the Holy Spirit is with us.

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