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Suffering - by Michael Phillips
The Gospel Changes Everything - Part 10
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Philippians 3:1-11
Aug 22, 2010 pm - Today, with God's blessing, we will move on in our occasional afternoon series called The Gospel Changes Everything. The key verse is Romans 1:16- For I am not ashamed of the Gospel of Christ, because it is the power of God for salvation to everyone who believes, to the Jew first and also to the Greek. Does the Gospel change where we go when we die? It does: we are saved from hell and saved to heaven. This is the most dramatic change the Gospel effects, but not the only one. It also changes us before we die, and what it changes is.everything. Including today's topic: suffering. THE FACT OF SUFFERING Suffering is a fact of life. Some people suffer more than others, but nobody is exempt from suffering. The Bible says so, and universal experience confirms it- Man that is born of woman is few of days and full of trouble. Suffering in a world made by a Loving God is not easy to understand, and some have tried to explain it away. Christian Science says it's all in your head-that if you could free your mind from the illusion of the material world, you would also free yourself from suffering. Of course this is nonsense. At the heart of the Christian Faith stands a cross-a wooden ... More >>>

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