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Suffering and Evil

Suffering and Evil

Sometimes we really want to learn, to grow, to love. But, it can be hard to know how to start. Heather Celoria shares how to begin a life of self-awareness that roots out the evil of racism in our hearts.

Is the outrage against Donald Trump's words simply political posturing? Mark Benjamin shares the most candid truth regarding sexual abuse.

September is National Suicide Prevention Awareness Month. Charlotte Easley shares resources that emphasize the importance of having tough conversations and tips on how you can help.

There are many different ways to approach and explain just what happened on the cross. Even as different theologies of atonement abound, there is also the argument of whether atonement theology is even necessary in our modern world. Taylor Brown offers insight on this discussion.

Is the world going to hell in a handbasket? Bill Guerrant shares the truth about the "good old days" and where we stand now in terms of poverty, war, and the evils present in the world today.
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The Bible reminds us that God is good, he created a good world, and that he loves us. Beyond this, our experience with pain and suffering largely remains a mystery. There are, however, common myths that should be dispelled. Watch this Seven Minute Seminary from Carolyn Moore to learn more about a biblical theology of suffering.

When we find ourselves in a mess, we cry out to God for help, but what we cry for is to be taken out of the mess and cleaned up. What if God wants to meet us in the middle of the mess? Margie Bryce suggests that the messes in life might just have a holy purpose.

What are we willing to sacrifice in order to get ahead? Jonathan Blackburn discusses Martin Luther King Jr.'s sermon, "The Drum Major Instinct."

In a time when there is so much hate and pain in the world, one may ask where God is in the midst of it all. Dale Hale reflects on Henry Wadsworth Longfellow's experience and gives encouragement that God's not dead, nor is He asleep.

Recent news about senior leaders in the organization Planned Parenthood has rightfully sparked outrage about the moral evil of abortion and the disturbing practice of harvesting parts of aborted babies. In today's article, John Adams provides 5 insightful reasons why the church should persist in its condemnation of this abhorrent industry.