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Finding Life in the Midst of Tragedy

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Dealing with tragedy is hard. BUT we can learn from the story of Elijah and a widow and how they dealt with the tragedy of her son’s death. Continue reading

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Exemption from hardship?

“No one gets an exemption from hardship on planet earth. How we receive it hinges on whether we believe in an alternate reality that transcends the one we know so well. The Bible never minimizes hardship or unfairness – witness … Continue reading

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Finding Life in the Midst of Tragedy

This entry is part 4 of 6 in the series Elijah: The Desert Prophet

Things are going along great – there is plenty, God’s blessings abound, there are seemingly no worries and then, “bam!” tragedy strikes! Isn’t that usually how it happens. Tragedy can do one of two things – it can make you bitter or it can make you better. What it does depends on you and your response to the tragedy. In the midst of the incredible crisis we discover happening to the widow and her family we find that it truly is possible to find life in the midst of tragedy! Continue reading

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