Randy Alcorn's Blog: children
When I first answered this question a few years ago, a friend was holding her eighteen-month-old son in her arms, waiting for him to breathe his last. She was praying over him, reading Psalms aloud, trying to comfort and prepare him—and herself—for what was to come.
- Wed, Dec 19, 2012
- Suffering and Evil
Nanci said to me, “Given what Scripture tells us about the evil of the human heart, you’d think that there would be thousands of Jack the Rippers in every city.” Her statement stopped me in my tracks.
If Christian parents remind their Christian children that the worst that can happen in death is temporary separation, it’s reassuring.