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Encouraging, comforting, and urging you to live lives worthy of God, who calls you into his kingdom and glory. (1 Thess. 2:12 NIV)

Evil

Overcome evil with good

Overcome Evil with Good – Romans 12:21

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It is tempting when someone hurts me, to hurt them back. But when I do so, I am overcome by evil. Instead, do good to the one who hurt you.

Why do the wicked prosper?

Why Do the Wicked Prosper? – Jeremiah 12:1

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Why do the wicked prosper? This is a question that many ask. We cannot know all God's reasons. But we can trust that he is in control.

Whose name is on your forehead?

Whose Name Is on Your Forehead? – Revelation 13:16-17

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Whose name is written on your forehead? The name of the beast? Or the name of the Lord? That name will impact your final life's destiny.

Don't Let the Darkness Steal Your Joy

Don’t Let the Darkness Steal Your Joy – Psalm 37:1-4

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Evil and evil people abound in our world. We need to guard against allowing the darkness they bring steal the joy we have in Christ.

A Cry for Justice

A Cry for Justice – Psalm 10:14-15

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There is so much evil in our world. And it can lead us to cry out for justice. But we can rest assured that, in the end, justice will reign.

Why Does God Tolerate Evil?

Why Does God Tolerate Evil? – Habakkuk 1:13

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Why does God tolerate all of the evil in our world? This was Habakkuk's question. And God's answer to him was that judgment was coming.

The problem of evil

The Problem of Evil: Why Does God Allow Evil to Exist?

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The problem of evil is concerned with all the bad things happen in the world? Why doesn't God prevent all this bad stuff from happening?

and it was night

Judas Went Out. And It Was Night – John 13:30

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Jesus was the light of God, shining out in the spiritual darkness of our world. But, for a time, when Judas betrayed Jesus, it was night.

Answer to the Problem of Evil

A Partial Answer to the Problem of Evil

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Why is there evil? Could it be that an answer to the problem of evil is at least in part to make us long for something better?