Category Archives: Suffering

An Example of a Christian’s Therapeutic Playlist

Whether you referred to it as a “mix-tape” or a playlist, at some point you’ve possibly compiled a list of songs that reflected a season of your life such as a painful break-up or a fantastic summer camp experience. In those situations, the songs can tend to be all sad or completely celebratory. With a […]

How to Suffer

You’re going through something hard. Really hard. And you know there’s probably a better way to go through it, but you’re just not sure how. Jen’s Keeping Room Tips: 1.Remind yourself that you are called to suffer. Why should this make you feel any better? Because it’s a sign that you matter. You’re worth having […]

Walking through Something Hard when the Person you’re Walking With is Not Keeping Up

The incidences are high of married couples whose marriages become strained or even end when they endure something tragic, such as the loss of a child. It really is not surprising that men and women grieve, process, and experience emotion very differently from one another, and hardship is certainly a time the differences are revealed. In […]

Experiencing Grief & Suffering

Loss, death, grief, pain, and suffering – these difficulties aren’t part of your eternal future, but they are here now. Support, counseling, prayer, and time will help and lead you toward breakthroughs, but difficult circumstances remain. How can you pay attention to God’s promises of joy and peace when there is ongoing pain? Keeping Room Tips: Feel your feelings. Confusion, […]