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Entries Tagged ‘pain’

Where are you God, I need you now more than ever?

When it really hits the fan and I pray, I fast and go to church and search for God and … no answer. When I am hurting and can’t take it and call out again: God, help me … small answer but the hurt still stabs like a spoon through my spleen … Where are you […]

Please God, help me to not beg you to stop the pain.

Please God, give me the strength to not ask you to stop working on me through this pain. I just want to cry out for relief but I am changing, I am caring…I hurt and cry and I see so much more now. I see the needy where once I just walked by, I pray for […]

Back to the Gym!

When you want to get in shape, it’s actually through the process of tearing your muscles down that you build them up. The first day of your workout isn’t so hard. But the next day, you’re in some serious pain. Everything hurts. The next time, you feel weak, but you work out anyway. A couple […]

A Faith that Can’t Be Trusted

Dear brothers and sisters, when troubles come your way, consider it an opportunity for great joy. For you know that when your faith is tested, your endurance has a chance to grow. — James 1:2–3   Generally in life, we want to avoid pain. We want to be comfortable. Things like pain-free dentistry appeal to […]

Fellowship and Suffering

Look around you. The people you walk among are so valuable to God that he sent his one and only son to this earth to be tortured, humiliated and killed. For our sake! Just because the person next to you has a smile doesn’t mean everything is alright. Take a few moments to lend an […]