Seeing Adversity from God’s Viewpoint

Greg Holt BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS 0 Comments

Isaiah 55:8-9 When adversity hits you like a ton of bricks, it could easily throw you into a pit of discouragement and despair. Although you may consider difficulties as setbacks, the Lord sees them as times for great advancement. His purpose for allowing them is not to destroy you but to stimulate your spiritual growth. In His great wisdom, the Lord knows how to take an awful situation and use it to transform you into …

Developing Faith through Adversity

Greg Holt BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS 0 Comments

July 14 2 Corinthians 11:23-30 It doesn’t seem fair, does it? Paul spent his life serving Christ, and yet he experienced continual suffering. Why would God let one of His most faithful servants go through so much pain? This isn’t just a question about Paul; it’s an issue we face today. In our minds, the Lord should protect His loyal followers from hardships, but He doesn’t necessarily do so. Maybe our reasoning is backwards. We …

Why Sufferers Become Winners

Greg Holt BIBLICAL ANSWERS, FEATURED ARTICLES, GUEST POST 0 Comments

This guest post is written by Mayrose Cid-Luis, you can learn a little bit about her at the end of this article. Originally appeared on: Inspirational Christian Blogs Not so long ago, I met a woman, in her early 40s whom I’ll call Chat (not her real name). She was once a saleslady of a store I frequented and that was how I met her. Her smiles were contagious that one would think she must …

Prayer Seeds

cherylz1961 BIBLE STUDY / DEVOTIONALS, BODY OF CHRIST, FEATURED ARTICLES 4 Comments

A Devotion By Cheryl Zelenka “In the morning, Lord, You hear my voice; in the morning I lay my requests before You
and wait expectantly.” Psalm 5:3 (NIV) “Now it came to pass in those days that He went out to the mountain to pray, and continued all night in prayer to God.” Luke 6:12 (NKJV) Praise God for the gift of prayer! Our Creator wants to communicate and fellowship with us. We can stand before the throne of …