Hope for the Unhappy Christian
Mar 10, 2016
The only thing that will cure our discontentment is learning the art of contentment and embracing a biblical view of God, which are essential for our joy.
When the Darkness Will Not Lift
Doing What We Can While We Wait for God — and Joy
Dec 14, 2006
It is utterly crucial that in our darkness we affirm the wise, strong hand of God to hold us — even when we have no strength to hold him.
Charles Spurgeon: Preaching Through Adversity
Jan 31, 1995
He delivered more than 600 sermons before he was 20 years old. He is the most prolific Christian author ever. He did the work of 50 men. And he suffered, yet endured.
The Hidden Smile of God
The Fruit of Affliction in the L…ives of John Bunyan, William Cowper, and David Brainerd
Bunyan. Cowper. Brainerd. John Bunyan suffered long-term imprisonment, even when a simple promise to cease preaching would have freed… him, and he was moved to rely on God even more. Despite month after month of debilitating depression, William Cowper’s poetry…