Randy Alcorn's Blog: Suffering and Evil

Oswald Chambers: You Are Not Your Own

I appreciated this writing by Oswald Chambers, a Scottish minister and teacher whose teachings were compiled in the classic devotional My Utmost for His Highest.

God’s Limitless Love

The apostle John says we know what God’s love is because of the unthinkable price Jesus paid for us, to turn us into God’s own children, fully acceptable in his sight. God’s love abounds.

Sustained through Gratitude

Gratitude never comes from avoiding difficulty, but from finding yourself sustained through it. 

Sermons on Evil and Suffering

My pastor Dan Franklin (who’s the husband of our daughter Karina) gave an outstanding message based on John 11.

Trusting in the Sovereignty and Love of God

I just viewed this video update from Joni, and it’s an absolutely delightful example of a sister who trusts in the sovereignty and love of God laid out in Romans 8.

In Everything, Give Thanks

Tomorrow’s Thanksgiving, and I hope you have a wonderful day celebrating all that God has done for you. Perhaps it’s been a challenging last year for you and your family, but all the more opportunity for God to demonstrate His faithfulness and His grace.

Your Hands

Listen to the words of this song, so beautifully sung by JJ Heller.  

Nourishment for the Soul

Joni Eareckson Tada announced this week that she has been diagnosed with breast cancer. Over the years Joni has become a dear friend to Nanci and me, and we also deeply appreciate her husband Ken.