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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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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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A Story of Suicide by Jerry Allen & Vandala Hood

Hi my name is Jerry Allen, a member of The Ridge’s pastoral teaching group. “I would like to share the story of how my Brother-in-law, Darrell Hood’s suicide affected many lives.  Here’s a key thought: Suicide is a permanent solution … Continue reading

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