Resources About Trials
God loves to remake marred vessels.
If the trials and prisons of life take us into the darkest times of our lives, God is with us. He will never abandon us.
The role of the pastor is often complicated by problematic issues that must be handled gracefully, effectively, and sometimes publicly. Well-known pastor and conference speaker Erwin Lutzer offers practical advice … See More >
Throughout history, human nature has always tended to seek God during difficult times and forsake him in times of blessing. In this series of messages, Dr. Erwin Lutzer looks at … See More >
Is our faith willing to take risks? Will our faith endure even when our daily circumstances do not improve? Encountering persecution for the sake of Christ can drive us away from prayer to the passing pleasures of sin. These two sermons challenge our short-sighted desires and encourage us to …
All of us have made decisions we’ve regretted. Some of our bad choices had few negative consequences; others have determined the direction of our lives. These messages give hope and help to those who believe they are trapped by a bad decision with ongoing consequences. Through example and Scripture …
“Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, I will fear no evil; for thou art with me; thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.”—Psalm 23:4 As we picture a day in the life of a sheep, we see the sheep entering a time of darkness and shadows. The word thoughsuggests to me that it may not happen. It is not when I walk through the valley of the shadow of death, rather though. But is not death the most certain thing about life? No necessarily, for in 1 Thessalonians 4 we … Read More >
A faith that can’t be tested is a faith that can’t really be trusted.
Whether shattered or fulfilled, whether small or large, whether past or present, dreams invite you to live life to its fullest. But what is God’s perspective?No story can … See More >
Joseph was a man of faith. Though sold into slavery and imprisoned for a crime he didn’t commit, Joseph always trusted God and held to the promises He had … See More >