By Marc Maillefer, R. Kent Hughes
Our lives can swap in an instant.
A late-night telephone name bears tragic information. A doctor's appointment unearths grave attempt effects. without notice, with blinding strength, storms of agony and unhappiness slam into us, knocking us to the floor and leaving us wondering God.
Pastor Marc Maillefer attracts from biblical knowledge, his personal existence, and his pastoral adventure to supply vibrant illustrations and purposes of the lifetime of the discomfort saint. He reminds us of God's compassionate, merciful sovereignty, and assures us that in our storms, God continues to be with us, offers for us, and has a goal for us.
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