Is All Suffering Gospel-Centered?

Suffering is a universal human experience, but for the Christian, all suffering has been redeemed in Christ.

Topic: Suffering

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There are some joys that are only possible on the other side of sorrow. -John Piper

Sadness is a holy emotion. I don’t know many people, though, who welcome it as such. Most of the time, we run away from sadness as fast as we can. And who can blame us? Being sad feels…bad. It’s painful and sometimes scary. We feel small and exposed by the fact that we’re not...