Resources: suffering

Readers' Responses to If God Is Good

By Multiple Readers | March 23, 2010
I am a pastor in Mississippi. Six years ago today our son was diagnosed with Cystic Fibrosis. I tell people often that if it was not for that sickness in my child I never would have discovered what it means to have an eternal perspective. If God is Good means the world to my wife and I. —C. A.

Big Life Issues interview

By Randy Alcorn | March 24, 2010
Pastor Greg Laurie of Harvest Christian Fellowship interviews Randy Alcorn. March 2010, on the subject of evil and suffering, and Heaven.

If God Is Good: Introduction and Chapter 2

By Randy Alcorn | March 26, 2010
I came to know my friend Jim Harrell after he read my book Heaven. We talked on the phone, exchanged e-mails, and quickly connected at a heart level. Jim, a successful businessman, strong and athletic for most of his life, told me he really looked forward to reading If God Is Good.

In Africa, A Scourge Beyond Imagining

By Kevin Whitelaw | March 26, 2010
During the weekend, a new funeral procession arrives every 15 or 20 minutes. On one day, 52 people are buried; 43 of them were between the ages of 19 and 50. Most are Africa’s latest victims of AIDS.