Monthly Archives: March 2014

Hope and Suffering

Thinking of suffering there are many things learned, All of them by God’s grace, which is unearned; Christianity is the best answer, For times such as having cancer; God works out His Sovereign plan, Because He infinitely loves lowly man; … Continue reading

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Purposes for Suffering

There are many purposes for suffering, Our lives ultimately one long offering; Whether we see affliction as a gift, Or pain and trials where God does sift; The question becomes, “Can we trust?” Or would we rather just return to … Continue reading

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The Suffering God

What does the suffering of God mean for we? Jesus Christ suffered horribly to set us all free; He experienced grief, insults, and terrible pain, These things occurring that it might even train, The Son of God obedience all the … Continue reading

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Jacob, Joseph, Jesus

God chose Jacob over Esau before they were born, But Jacob didn’t do much right and was more of a thorn; However, God’s promise prevailed with much grace given, By the end of his life Jacob was many times forgiven; … Continue reading

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Preach to Yourself

There are three things we should consider every day, It is the gospel in three phrases to show us the way; No matter the circumstance you find yourself in, These things will always help you where to begin; First preach … Continue reading

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Naaman

Naaman knew he had a problem and thought it was his skin, Little did he know his prideful heart was where God would begin; Elisha gave him the good news that he found offensive, He was thinking that this solution … Continue reading

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How Do We Face Suffering?

How can we possibly face suffering? Our lives are in need of much comforting. There is simply one place we need to look, In God’s Word we have the perfect book; There exists an extraordinary peace, From Jesus the blessings … Continue reading

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