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Unconditional Trust when I Suffer from the Book of Job in YouTube

Unconditional Trust when I Suffer from the Book of Job in YouTube I agree with Dr Mack that I must be strong and remain strong to fight the liver cancer. But how to be strong with such a tough opponent? People will respond differently. That’s to be expected. I have been fighting this liver cancer… Continue reading Unconditional Trust when I Suffer from the Book of Job in YouTube

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You Will Not Mind the Roughness by J R Miller

        You Will Not Mind the Roughness by J R Miller J. R. Miller, 1912 http://www.gracegems.org/Miller/SERMONS.htm Sometimes there is inscrutable mystery in the difficult experiences through which godly people are led. A few years ago a happy young couple came from the marriage altar, full of hope and joy. Their home was bright with love. A year later… Continue reading You Will Not Mind the Roughness by J R Miller

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Why does God allow war by Martyn Lloyd-Jones?

            Why does God allow war by Martyn Lloyd-Jones? All the passages below are taken from Martyn Lloyd-Jones’ book “Why does God allow war” published in 1939 with the present impression in 2003.      That God allows war is a fact. Why does He allow it? What is the positive treatment of this question in the Bible? Here it… Continue reading Why does God allow war by Martyn Lloyd-Jones?

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Where is God When It Hurts at Virginia Tech by Philip Yancey?

Where is God When It Hurts at Virginia Tech by Philip Yancey?             All the passages below are taken from Philip Yancey’s book, “What Good Is God?” published in 2010. Six weeks after my accident as I sat in front of my computer screen, now angled to accommodate my neck brace, the telephone rang. A young man… Continue reading Where is God When It Hurts at Virginia Tech by Philip Yancey?

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When our situation seems impossible Turn Around and Face Jesus like John at Patmos by Anne Graham Lotz

When our situation seems impossible Turn Around and Face Jesus like John at Patmos by Anne Graham Lotz The following passages are taken from Anne Graham Lotz’s book “The Vision of His Glory,” published in 1996.      What problem are you facing that seems greater than you can bear? What situation in your life seems impossible? Amy… Continue reading When our situation seems impossible Turn Around and Face Jesus like John at Patmos by Anne Graham Lotz

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When God Delays by David Jeremiah

          When God Delays by David Jeremiah      All the passages below are taken from David Jeremiah’s book “When Your World Falls Apart,” published in 2000. Psalm 13 To the chief musician. A Psalm of David. How long, 0 LORD? Will You forget me forever? How long will You hide Your face from me? How long shall… Continue reading When God Delays by David Jeremiah

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What is the great end of all afflictions by Octavius Winslow?

  What is the great end of all afflictions by Octavius Winslow?                                    from Octavius Winslow’s book,                                                   “THE INNER LIFE” What is the great end of all God’s afflictive dealings with His people? For what purpose is the Lord’s furnace in Zion, and His fire in Jerusalem? It is to purify, and sanctify, and ‘fit’ the believer for “the… Continue reading What is the great end of all afflictions by Octavius Winslow?

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What happens if we find the suffering and load too heavy?

What happens if we find the suffering and load too heavy?          When we suffer it is natural that we get angry, frustrated, worried and dejected. When we try to solve our suffering by ourselves we usually find the load too heavy and too stressful. But, if we go to Jesus and learn from Him,… Continue reading What happens if we find the suffering and load too heavy?

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What Does It Mean To Be Made Whole by Charles Stanley?

What Does It Mean To Be Made Whole by Charles Stanley? All the passages below are taken from Charles Stanley’s book “The Blessing of Brokenness,” published in 1977. When many people think of wholeness, they automatically turn to matters of health, sickness, injury, or death. Wholeness, however, is a matter of harmony---body, soul, and spirit. It is… Continue reading What Does It Mean To Be Made Whole by Charles Stanley?

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What are some of the purposes of adversity and suffering?

What are some of the purposes of adversity and suffering?      Before we check with the Bible on the purposes, we need to remind ourselves that: If we did not have suffering, we would never learn compassion If we did not have hopelessness, we would never learn faith If we did not have delay, we would… Continue reading What are some of the purposes of adversity and suffering?

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We would be Absolutely Insufferable if we Never Suffered by Elisabeth Elliot

We would be Absolutely Insufferable if we Never Suffered by Elisabeth Elliot All the passages below are taken from Elisabeth Elliot’s book “A Path Through Suffering.” It was published in 1990. Have faith, like the flowers to let the old things go. Adorn His beatitude, His "blessed is he, whosoever shall not be offended ended in… Continue reading We would be Absolutely Insufferable if we Never Suffered by Elisabeth Elliot

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We Often Meet God Where We Don’t Want To Be by James Martin

We Often Meet God Where We Don’t Want To Be by James Martin All the passages below are taken from James Martin’s book “My Life with the Saints,” published in 2006. Almost ten years after the novitiate, I began theology studies, the final part of preparation for ordination, at the Weston Jesuit School of Theology,… Continue reading We Often Meet God Where We Don’t Want To Be by James Martin

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Various Healing Methods

Various Healing Methods Lately I have been going to YouTube to listen to Healing Scriptures. I have summarized them into: Healing Scriptures in Old Testament from GNT, Good News Translation23Healing Scriptures in New Testament from NKJV24 I went to websites https://www.biblehub.com/ and https://www.biblegateway.com/ to get the various translated versions easily.          From my experience so far, I have come… Continue reading Various Healing Methods

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Turn to God when No One can Help by Max Lucado

    Turn to God when No One can Help by Max Lucado All the passages below are taken from Max Lucado’s book “Facing Your Giants” published in 2006.      I RECENTLY SAW a woman walking a dog on a leash. Change that. I saw a woman pulling a dog with a leash. The day was hot, brutally. The… Continue reading Turn to God when No One can Help by Max Lucado

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Turn to God and let God Transform our Hurt into Greater Good by Henri Nouwen

Turn to God and let God Transform our Hurt into Greater Good by Henri Nouwen The passages below are taken from Father Henri J.M. Nouwen’s book “Turn My Mourning into Dancing,” published in 2001: Turn to God and let God Transform our Hurt into Greater Good (12-15)      One’s of life’s great questions centers not on… Continue reading Turn to God and let God Transform our Hurt into Greater Good by Henri Nouwen