Category Archive: Pain & Suffering

How To Encourage Hurting Christians

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How do we help those who are hurting? When the phone rings and the voice on the other side tearfully reports that their house has burned to the ground, that their son has… Continue reading

Trials Don’t Excuse You From Ministry; They Demand It

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Christians tend to withdraw from church, ministry, and relationships when trials flood over the dykes of happiness that guard their hearts. They fly to their basements of isolation, believing distance from God and… Continue reading

The Face of Cancer

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“You look good” I appreciate the compliment; I’m glad that the signs my disease and of the emotional turmoil within do not reach the surface of my face. Yet those who live in… Continue reading