How Jesus Helps Us to Navigate Suffering

How to Navigate Suffering - Do you struggle with this? Find your inspiration and guidance from Christ in these 6 key ways! #suffering #trials #Christsuffered #inspiration #perseverance

Have you ever faced a season of suffering in life or marriage that left you wondering how or where to navigate out of the darkness? If you’ve lived for any time at all, you probably have!

Difficulties, injustices, trials and pain come to all of us at one time or another.

How to Navigate Suffering - Do you struggle with this? Find your inspiration and guidance from Christ in these 6 key ways! #suffering #trials #Christsuffered #inspiration #perseverance

Today I’m excited and honored to be a guest at Leslie Newman’s blog, where I take my inspiration from a passage in Hebrews. The writer of Hebrews gave us such an intimate peek into the inner life of Christ, revealing how He dealt with suffering so that we can know how to navigate it too.

Here’s just a snippet for you …

I’ve never been much of a crier—at least not someone who cries publicly. But put me through a time of pain and loss, and you’ll find me crying my eyes out before the Lord in private prayer. It’s where I feel no fear, shame or hesitancy in shedding tears or being brokenhearted.

There’s a passage of Scripture that paints a portrait of Jesus as someone who continually poured out His heart to the Father in this very candid and unguarded way as well.

I’m so glad we have this peek into how Christ navigated suffering and loss, so that we can …

Head here for the rest of the story!

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I’d love to pray for you in any trials you’re currently facing, so …


What’s the challenge you’re facing in life and/or marriage?


Interested in a Advent-focused Bible study that will help prepare your heart for Christmas in a very meaningful and inspiring way?! Then I hope you’ll consider joining me for my next WORTHY Bible study.

This is a 6-week study that will be held in a closed Facebook group. We will be focusing on the first two chapters of Luke, where I’ll be slowly unwrapping each amazing morsel leading up to Jesus’ birth. The study begins the week of Nov. 4th and goes through Dec. 14th, 2018.

All of this is free and includes instructions, resources and beautiful journaling printables. If you’re interested click the link to find and join the group – Worthy Bible Study on Facebook!

Here are some lovely linkups I join – Inspire Me MondayLiterary Musing MondaysTea and Word TuesdayPurposeful FaithTell His StoryRecharge WednesdayPorch Stories LinkupBreak Through Homeschooling LinkupCoffee for Your HeartWorth Beyond Rubies WednesdayEncouraging Word WednesdaySitting Among FriendsDestination InspirationGrace Moments LinkupImparting GraceTune in ThursdayHeart EncouragementMoments of HopeGrace and TruthFaith and FriendsBlogger Voices NetworkFaith on Fire FridayFresh Market Friday, and DanceWithJesusFriday


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