Why do Christians suffer? Is there a purpose in our pain? The author of Hebrews tells us that God uses the pain in our lives – even the pain caused by other people – to accomplish a greater purpose in our lives than we can even imagine. Pastor Dave talks about the love and discipline […]
Why did Jesus come to earth? Why did he suffer and die? Why was his life so difficult? The second chapter of Hebrews gives us some reasons why Jesus came. Pastor Dave focuses in on one of those reasons in today’s message.
We are all different in many ways, but there is one way in which we are all the same. We have all been wounded by someone we love or betrayed by someone we trusted. There’s no denying that we are wounded, but God is our healer.
Suffering and adversity are facts of life on this side of heaven. It’s impossible to avoid suffering. The real question is: How should we respond to pain, suffering, and adversity? Hebrews 10 teaches us that we need to be ready to step up instead of shrinking back. There’s a prize awaiting all those who persevere. […]