Suffering

K.K. Devaraj With Bombay Teen Challenge

K.K. Devaraj is the founder of Bombay Teen Challenge, one of the missionaries we support. BTC rescues girls and children from prostitution in the red-light district in Mumbai, India. Read More...

The Normal Christian Life

Christians should expect to be ostracized and persecuted by the world for our faith. Read More...

Comfort In Troubled Times

This teaching gives a Christian response to suffering, a tragic, untimely death and also the suicide of a believer. It also contains an extended special time of communion for the church. Read More...

Adopted By God

God has graciously made us members of His family, with all of the rights, privileges and inheritance of being His child. Read More...

The Life of Jesus Revealed

In a world shrouded in death see Jesus. Read More...

Finding Joy In the Gospel

How do we as the people of God in the midst of struggles find joy in the Gospel? Read More...

A Glorious Ministry In Christ

God calls His people to be willing to pay the cost for a glorious ministry of fully presenting God’s Word about Jesus, as we teach and admonish one another so that each of us will become mature, whole hearted disciples of Jesus Christ. Read More...

In the Valley of Tears

When suffering comes into our lives, it is hard to see God’s purposes accurately, but He will bring us through the valley of tears. Read More...

Living Hope Through the Resurrection of Jesus

The resurrection of Jesus gives a living hope for troubled times for all those who are reborn through Him. Read More...

Sufferring as a Christian

When faced with the fire of suffering for our faith, we are called to rejoice and entrust ourselves to our faithful God and continue to do good. Read More...

Suffering Because Christ Suffered

The society that we live in desires our sin. Are we willing to reject that sin and suffer as a result of that rejection as Christ suffered as our example. Read More...

Suffering and Vindication

As Christians, we may be called by God to suffer for doing good, but He will vindicate His people in the end. Read More...

Living in Godly Submission (Part 3)

As God’s exile, sojourning people, Christian wives are called to submit to the husbands God has placed over them - even if they are ungodly, and Christian husbands are called to show honor to their wives. Read More...

Living in Godly Submission (Part 2)

As God’s exile, sojourning people, Christians are called to submit to the authorities God has placed over them - even if they are ungodly and unjust. Read More...

Living in Godly Submission (Part 1)

As God's exile, sojourning people, Christians are called to submit to and honor the authorities God has placed over them. Read More...

The Firm Foundation of God’s Word

When facing difficult times, we are called to build on the firm foundation of God’s Word, not looking to other sources for strength. Read More...

Questions - What Is Happening?

A look at Psalm 73 and how we can reorient our focus on God. Read More...

Laments - God's People Sing the Blues

The psalms of lament show God’s people crying out to Him in distress, yet confident He will hear and respond. Read More...

The Structure of the Book of Psalms

The book of Psalms is purposefully structured, and this helps us to understand the meaning of the book. Read More...

Living as a Community of Joy

As we walk in community with a focus on our eternal inheritance, we can experience joy, no matter what our circumstances are at present. Read More...

The Call to Live in Community

Paul urges believers to walk in community so that they can stand for the Gospel in the face of opposition. Read More...

Youseff Ouramane - International Christian Concern

Youseff Ouramane shares about God's work in Algeria. Read More...

Unity and Courage in the Face of Opposition

As citizens of the heavenly Kingdom believers must live worthy of the Gospel, walking in unity with each other and standing with courage when faced with opposition.
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Messiah of the Outcast

Jesus the Messiah was anointed with God's Spirit to proclaim the Good News to outcasts. Read More...

The Founding of the Church at Phillipi (Part 2)

God sovereignly works by His Spirit to draw people from all backgrounds to Himself, and to sustain our joy even in times of suffering. Read More...

Job - Part 1 - His Story

Those who fear God and follow His ways can still face great suffering in this life. Read More...

Job - Part 2 - Wisdom on Suffering

True wisdom is humble, knowing its own limits, and trusting in the limitless wisdom of God. Read More...