Heaven Amid HellSince the start of time, people have frequently questioned why there is so much misery in the world, why God permits so much bad to happen. "If God loves us so much," they say, "He would never have allowed this to happen in the first place." Many people become angry and resentful toward God because of this notion; they allow their bitterness to fester like an infection that settles in an untreated wound.Heaven Amid Hell4 years ago in Emotional More Like This
It is true that God does have the power to prevent misfortune, yet He sees the big picture, and knows so much more than we do. He is wise enough to understand that to forestall adversity at every turn would be unwise.
If God stopped every bad thing from ever happening to us, then what is life all about? If life was always peaches and cream, how can we truly learn and grow?
True happiness does not stem from a world where everything is perfect and life has no problems. Rather, the road to true happiness is long and often rough, and strewn with seeds of suffering. Yet along with the storm