The Awe and Wonder of Suffering

30 min


Guest preacher Alex Seeley tells us that although we equate favor with blessing, many times we can be favored by God and find ourselves in unfavorable conditions. When you experience adversity, how do you respond to it? Do you get angry at God or do you worship Him?  In the darkest times, our theology of God will be revealed.

More on Dealing With Hard Times

Learn more about how to cope with adversity by picking from the sermons below.

Question Everything | Part 3

How can we make sense of suffering in the world and, if God is in control, why does he allow it?

This One's On God

The Other 3:16’s | Part 8

How do we cope with our negative emotions and feelings of uncertainty in the midst of a tough season?

Battle Ready | Part 2

We have access to the same power that Jesus used to deliver people from evil spirits and demons.

Trials and Trophies Part 3

Trials and Trophies | Part 3

When God gives you a dream, you better bet that dream will be tested. The pressure has a purpose.

Life in The Wheelbarrow

When we place our trust in Jesus, he gives us a vision, direction, and constant companionship.

When Pain Has A Purpose

Instead of asking why God allows us to go through pain, consider what he wants to do with it.


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Open the Ears of Our Heart

If our heart isn't in the right place when we hear the word of God, we will struggle to change.

When Your Prison Becomes Your Pulpit

Even though our first reaction is to complain and pout, God wants us to praise in our darkest hour.

Awakened to Prayer

Discover the power of prayer and unpack the tools that will help you build an effective prayer life.

A Life of Sacrifice

When we truly understand what Jesus did for us, our natural response is one of sacrificial worship.

I’ve Got My Mind On You

If so much of our faith is determined by our mindset, then we need to address where our mind sits.

Awards vs Rewards

To live for heavenly rewards instead of earthly awards, we need to adopt an eternity mindset.

About this Pastor

Alex and Henry Seeley are pastors at the Belonging Co - a place where people find freedom, where marriages will be restored, where they can continue to impact the lives of people in difficult circumstances and most of all, a place where people can find JESUS!

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