Why meThese are highlights in a chapter from my book, “Dancing In The Dungeon: Suffering With Hopeful Joy For God’s Glory.”

Have you ever asked God “Why?” I’m of the opinion there are good answers in the Scripture… here are a few. The first two are most important.

God Is Glorified. Is 48:9-11; Jn 12:27-28; 2 Cor 4:15

It is God’s will. Mark 10:29-30; Jn 15:20; Phil 1:29; 2 Tim 3:12; Ro 8:16-17

Humility Is Accomplished. 2 Cor 12:7-10

It Reveals The Need For Sanctification.  2 Cor 12:7-10

Taught To Rest In Christ’s Power. 2 Cor 12:7-10

It Is God’s Method Of Sanctification. Job 1-2

To Conform You To Christ’s Image. Rom 8:29

You Are Drawn Closer To God.  Ps 119:67, 71

Jesus Is Manifested In You.  2 Cor 4:7-12

The Result Is Spiritual Maturity.  Ja 1:2-4

You Share Christ’s Glory. 1 Pet 4:12-14

To Experience God’s Comfort. 2 Cor 1:3

You Are Equipped To Comfort Others. 2 Cor 1:3-4

God’s Power Is Perfected. 2 Cor 12:9

It Increases Your Rewards.  2 Cor 4:16-18