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AC42 – Suffering Great Things

http://media.blubrry.com/hearing_from_harmony/p/hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/06/20190526pm-1.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSHow about suffering? God had revealed to Paul that he was chosen to suffer great things for Christ’s sake. Paul came to Iconium and Lystra and met with great persecution. He was stoned at Lystra and left outside the city supposed to be dead.

11 – God’s Word and the End of Strength

http://media.blubrry.com/hearing_from_harmony/p/hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20180930pm.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSWhat about when suffering is extended? Suffering well and bearing up under afflictions doesn’t mean we cannot, or should not, pray for deliverance. It does mean that we don’t turn back from following Jesus. It means we recognize the good in it and submit to God’s…

10 – God’s Word and Afflictions

http://media.blubrry.com/hearing_from_harmony/p/hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20180930am.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSHow can our suffering benefit others? Afflictions benefit us personally when they correct us or keep us from straying, and when they are for our growth in the word and way of God. The tenth stanza of Psalm 119 focuses on how our sufferings can benefit…

09 – God’s Word is Good

http://media.blubrry.com/hearing_from_harmony/p/hbcgodfrey.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/10/20180923pm.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Android | RSSHow can suffering be good? It’s hard for us to comprehend any positive aspect of innocently suffering affliction. God’s word assures us that sometimes afflictions are chastisements to correct us for wrong and sometimes afflictions are not for particular wrongs, but rather for our good. The…