Category Archives: Job – When Life Knocks You Down

The Do’s and Don’ts of Comforting

Do you find it challenging to know what to say or how to respond to people who have experienced a great loss?  We may mean well, but if we’re not careful we can easily stick our foot in our mouth.  … Continue reading

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How Will You Respond to Pain and Loss?

What choices will you and I make when faced with unspeakable pain and loss?  How will we respond?  The story of Job is powerful. Why? It’s about the power of choice. The issue is not, “Will I someday experience a … Continue reading

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The Sources of Suffering

When suffering or troubles happen, do they always come from Satan? In Job’s story, his series of tragedies did come from Satan, but this is not always the case. The chart below demonstrates the four main causes of suffering. Any … Continue reading

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Why do Bad Things Happen to Good People – Part 2

What is God’s response to Satan?  This shakes me, it bothers me and it should you as well. Job 1:12 “The Lord said to Satan, ‘Very well then! Everything he has is in your hands, but on the man himself, … Continue reading

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