Facing Tragedy

Job 14:1 reads – “Man who is born of woman is of few days and full of trouble.” Yes indeed, life on Earth is full of trouble, trials, and tragedies. Adversity is never far from any mortal, even the righteous. James writes – “My brethren, count it all joy when you fall into various trials, knowing that the testing of your faith produces patience. But let patience have its perfect work, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking nothing” (James 1:2-4). It’s not a matter of if, but when. Followers of Christ should expect trouble to come their way. Such has the potential to refine us and help us mature. But how? How should a child of God respond? Consider this acronym for F.A.C.I.N.G. tragedies: Continue reading

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Giving Problems To the Lord

We hear people say that we should give our problems to the Lord and let Him handle them. I was asked recently what this actually meant in a practical sense. How is this accomplished? What do we do afterwards?

What thoughts do you have? Thanks for your time!

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