Suffering

“Sometimes God allows what he hates to accomplish what he loves.” ― Joni Eareckson Tada Romans 8:28-30 “And we know that all things work together for good to those who love God, to those who are the called according to His purpose. 29 For whom He foreknew, He also predestined to be conformed to the image of His Son, that He might be the firstborn […]

Jesus, when in the Garden of Gethsemane, prayed to His Father, “Father, if you are willing, remove this cup from me. Nevertheless, not my will, but yours, be done.”  He was praying about going to the cross.  Jesus knew what He had come to this earth to do and was going to complete that work […]