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Why Do Bad Things Happen to Good People? The Role of Suffering in a Believer's Life

Not only that, but we rejoice in our sufferings, knowing that suffering produces endurance, and endurance produces character, and character produces hope, and hope does not put us to shame, because God’s love has been poured into our hearts through the Holy Spirit who has been given to us. 2,430 more words

Walking With God

If I Was A God - Pupil Work - Part 1

Our S2 class have been learning about Suffering and why it happens and recently after watching Bruce Almighty have been challenged with the task of writing an Imaginative Piece on “If I Were A God”. 720 more words

Core RME

The Joy of Non-Attachment

Neal Crosbie tries not to take himself too seriously. I am an irritation, then, in that I see things revealed in his work that reflect the struggle to bring love into the world. 433 more words

Spirituality

Living With a Medical Miracle

Around this time 2 years ago my wife and I started a journey that has changed our lives in such a drastic ways that has led to her and I pretty much fighting this battle alone (excluding the medical people).  207 more words

Life

Stop Hiding

There’s something happening in my life and I know deep down that it is truly significant. I know that whatever this is, whatever is happening – God is leading me. 536 more words

Life, Thoughts, Mindfulness, Spirituality

Paul's perspective on suffering

“We are hard pressed on every side, but not crushed; perplexed, but not in despair; persecuted, but not abandoned; struck down, but not destroyed. We always carry around in our body the death of Jesus, so that the life of Jesus may also be revealed in our body. 451 more words

Theology

Thankful Thoughts

We have most likely learned that although it may not be raining now, one day it will be. Even though we may be living in relative ease right now, we know to anticipate the “rain” of struggles. 300 more words