Resources by Topic: Suffering & Trials

Unexpected Answers

Unexpected Answers

Have you ever asked God to answer your prayer, only to be surprised when the answer came? Habakkuk was begging God for answers, and was still surprised. View More →

Have You Prayed About It?

Have You Prayed About It?

Is it okay to ask God why and to tell him when you’re displeased? The prophet Habakkuk did both. Find out what we can learn from his honest prayer life. View More →

God's Jewels

God's Jewels

If you feel discouraged or weary doing the activity God has called you to, listen to Joni Eareckson Tada. View More →

Comfort for Our Souls

Comfort for Our Souls

Is it harder for you to believe that God is all-powerful or that He’s all-loving? Practically speaking, we tend to lean one way or the other. View More →

Provisions of Winter

Provisions of Winter

It’s the time of year when people are not just talking about the weather, but complaining about it. Maybe we shouldn’t be. View More →

Unfulfilled Longing

Unfulfilled Longing

Christmas is a time of joy, but it can also accentuate our feelings of pain and loss. Laura gives you hope by telling you of a season of unfulfilled longings. View More →

Don't Waste Your Pain

Don't Waste Your Pain

Chris and Carrie Thifault were with their newborn son in intensive care. They realized something important: “God doesn’t waste your pain.” View More →