Where is God When It Hurts?: by Philip Yancey
Author: Philip Yancey
|"If there is a loving God, then why is it that . . ." You've heard that question, perhaps asked it yourself. No matter how you complete it, at its root lies the issue of pain. Does God order our suffering? Does he decree an abusive childhood, orchestrate a jet crash, steer a tornado through a community? Or did he simply wind up the world's mainspring and now is watching from a distance? In this Gold Medallion Award-winning book, Philip Yancey reveals a God who is neither capricious nor unconcerned. Using examples from the Bible and from his own experiences, Yancey looks at pain -- physical, emotional, and spiritual -- and helps us understand why we suffer. This most current edition of what is perhaps Yancey's best-known book will speak to those for whom life sometimes just doesn't make sense. And it will help equip anyone who wants to reach out to someone in pain but just doesn't know what to say.|
Special Edition: This special Red Cross trade paper edition includes a brand new foreword from the author. All publisher profits and author royalties will go to benefit the American Red Cross.
Target Age Group: 18 and UP
Physical Info: 0.95" H x 6.73" L x 4.21" W (0.33 lbs) 304 pages
Carton Quantity: 50
US SRP: 5.99 US
Pub Date: March 1997
Physical Info: 0.74" H x 8.52" L x 5.6" W (0.62 lbs) 288 pages
Carton Quantity: 32
US SRP: 14.99 US
Pub Date: March 2002
This perennial bestseller now includes a discussion guide. The book and study materials focus on the role of pain in God's plan for life and how we can respond to it.
Publisher: Zondervan Publishing Company
- Christian Living | Practical Life | Psychology
- Christian Living | Practical Life | Grief, Suffering, Consolation
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