Contributed by Jamie Wright on Dec 8, 2004
God does not cause painful experiences in our lives, however, He allows them. Why? To test our faith, to mature us and to bring us into a closer relationship with Him.
Rewards to Pain
Pastor Jamie Wright * MFC *
Pain- to hurt, wound, damage, offend, upset, insult, impair, and cause suffering!
Types of pain:
Physical pain- arthritis, from abuse
Emotional wounds- grief, depression, anger, revenge (brought on by words)
Mental anguish- paranoid,