Sermons tagged with ‘Blessings’

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The Strange Gift of Suffering


II Corinthians 1:3-7. Pain and suffering are heightened when they happen during what is supposed to be the most joyous time of the year. Suffering is a part of the message of Christmas. There is much emphasis on giving gifts at Christmas, but no one would think of suffering as a gift, no one except […]

The Benefits of Losing


Psalm 51:4-10.  Winning isn’t all it’s cracked up to be and losing isn’t always as bad as we think it will be. There are some rich blessings that can and often do come to people who experience loss. 2020 has been a year of great loss for many people. If you’re one of them you […]

The Uses of Adversity


II Corinthians 1:9. There is nothing that causes more people to stumble in the matter of faith than the problem of suffering. “…man is born unto trouble (Job 5:7).” We may think that we would prefer a world without it. Heaven will be such a place, but on this side of glory you might want to […]