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God’s Sovereignty and Suffering

Ever wonder why God allows us to suffer? Yea, me too! But the truth is God owes no man explanation of any sort, for anything. Sometimes He graciously gives it, but he owes it to none. Many times in my life, when afflictions, trials, or temptations were sent my direction, the book of Job was one of my most comforting reads. The onslaught of his perceived misfortunes seems almost incomprehensible…especially to me, an untouched, un-persecuted American Christian. Also worthy of note is Job’s faithful (but not…