Affliction is both a medicine if we sin, and a preservative that we sin not.
—Richard Hooker, Anglican priest and theologian (1554-1600)
Amy Carmichael (1867–1951) was a missionary to India who suffered enormously in her life. She once wrote these words:
I have noticed that when one who has not suffered draws near to ...[Read More]
In an on-line article for Leadership journal, John Ortberg discusses how adverse situations are necessary for our spiritual growth. He writes:
Psychologist Jonathon Haidt had a hypothetical ...[Read More]