God Fills Our Emptiness

God Fills Our Emptiness

“Christ makes [suffering] meaningful; He makes it redemptive, and otherwise, there is no hope.” —Michael Card You likely know Michael Card as a Christian musician—writer of songs such as “El Shaddai” and “Immanuel.” But he did not always envision himself serving the...
Our Redeemer Lives

Our Redeemer Lives

“If a man dies, will he live again?” (Job 14:14 NASB). This is a fundamental question we all need to ask, because our answer will affect how we live. If we are only here for a few fleeting decades with nothing after death, then this life is ultimately hopeless. In...
Our Redeemer Lives

Trusting God in Suffering

The first two chapters of Job give us the divine perspective behind Job’s suffering, something he does not know when his suffering begins. The Sovereignty of God Chapter 1 gives us a dialogue between God and Satan. It immediately causes us to wrestle with the question...
Our Redeemer Lives

Christ Is Enough

“Had I not gone through suffering, I don’t think I would have chosen or found my hope, my rock, in God.” Eliza Johnson had big dreams. She longed to have many children and play the violin with a prominent orchestra. But God stripped away those dreams—and gave her...